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Why are there pictures of dead Africans in the New York Times?

This is a pet peeve of mine. Why are European and North American media houses willing to splash pictures of dead and/or mutilated bodies of Africans on newspapers and on-air? I really have to find the time to do a proper post on the subject. But while you are waiting, [...]
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So, what’s your pet peeve?

US Politics / Conservative : Common Sense Political Thought (4 years ago)

From Hube: Pet peeve Here’s a new personal pet peeve of mine: Why is it that people can’t park in a parking space when they go to [whatever] store? Why do they insist on pulling right up to the front door — parking in the FIRE LANE ... Read Post

Man United fan gets a massive Sir Alex Ferguson tattoo on his arm, bad spelling error [Picture]

Sports / Football : 101 Great Goals (yesterday)

If you’re going to go to all the trouble of having hours of tattoo work put on your body, you should at least make sure the permanent ink is placed properly. A picture is doing the rounds on social media of one nameless Manchester U... Read Post

Origins of North African and Central/East European Jews

Academics / Anthropology : Dienekes' Anthropology Blog (2 years ago)

A couple of new papers appeared yesterday. I'll just post the abstracts for the time being, and add any further comments as an update when I find the time for them. Some related analyses of mine: fastIBD analysis of Afroasiatic grou... Read Post


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