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Sunday, April 18, 2021

Thomas Prieto

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Unemployment will make or break Democrats

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Caravaggio or Michelangelo

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Deconstructing Masterpieces

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Feminist Criticism of Lit by Female Writers

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The Universality of English

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Nothing but a passing fad

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Humor & the Brain

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