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Why Citing Sources on College Papers Is Annoying

By: Brad Manock

          http://www.dreamstime.com/-image1035667  I recently completed college. One of the things that would frustrate me the most during my college career be to write papers involving subjects which I was fairly knowledgeable and be required to “cite sources.” In this article I will discuss why this practice of citing sources adds unnecessary time to school work and why it is probably no longer practical to expect students to cite every shred of information they stumble upon during research.

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Why History Classes are Not Tought Properly

By: Brad Manock

 

         history   I recently graduated from college. I will continue my streak of talking about my educational experience and talking shit against the educational system by diving into the subject of history. For years I never understood the significance of history, why would it be one of the most important subjects? Until the very end of my very last history class of my college career, I didn’t know. In this article I will discuss why the subject of history is not presented to students well and what I would call the subject instead.

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Family Interference While Doing School Projects

By: Brad Manock

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            One of the secrets that I held onto the most tightly during my days of attending high school were large projects. If I had a poster that I needed to paste clipping of pictures and text onto, it would be very important that my family never know about the project. Why? Once my family would find out about a project I needed to do, it was no longer MY project. It was their project. In this article I am going to discuss some of the frustration that comes along with attempting to complete projects in secrecy or to the quality standards of my family as opposed to my own standards.

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