Sen. Rand Paul will teach students at George Washington University about dystopias next fall. The Kentucky Republican’s course will focus on “history of dystopian attitudes and how they relate to current events and political debates,” according to the college’s student newspaper, The Hatchet. “I am thrilled to have an opportunity to join the faculty and…
Because it’s 2017 and that seems to mean literally anything can happen, Rand Paul is becoming a college professor. The Kentucky Republican will be teaching an arguably relevant course about dystopian visions at George Washington University this fall. “The course will delve into the...
The Kentucky Republican has long been obsessed with dystopian novels and even once live streamed himself for an entire day.
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Seafood fraud, where cheaper species are labeled as more expensive ones, is common practice. A report last year found that one fifth of seafood sold is mislabeled. Now, a small experiment out of George Washington University, just published in PeerJ, shows that the deception is still going on in some restaurants. Keith Crandall, from the…
There is a lot going on in Father John Misty’s new “Total Entertainment Forever” video. George Washington eats some Viagra and throws on a VR headset in an effort to “hack the Constitution.” Then, inside the virtual world, he witnesses...Show More Summary
(George Washington University) A new study examining medical provider attitudes toward prescribing PrEP to prevent HIV found that those who already prescribe it do not see widespread increases in risky sexual behavior among their patients as a result.
The fourth and final season of Turn: Washington’s Spies will find notorious traitor Benedict Arnold (Owain Yeoman) taking his revenge on George Washington (Ian Kahn) by rounding up suspected rebel spies to impress his new British commanders. Show More Summary
Jerry Organ (St. Thomas) has a detailed blog post on the 2016 law school transfer market. The transfer market is essentially flat, with Arizona State, Emory, George Washington, and Georgetown the dominant players (and Loyola-L.A., UCLA, and USC the dominant players in California): [I]n the. two charts [below], the “repeat...
Scientists at the George Washington University used a powerful genetic technique to test seafood dinners sold in six District restaurants and found 33 percent had been mislabeled.
(George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health) Scientists at the George Washington University used a powerful genetic technique to test seafood dinners sold in six District restaurants and found 33 percent had been mislabeled.
The 600-year-old tree was the site of a picnic Gen. George Washington held with the Marquis de Lafayette.
George Washington University researchers have found that orange essential plant oil may help alleviate symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder in mice.
Coming this fall to New York City: A ripped, naked George Washington. Read more...
Many people move in the summer time, and that includes first-year law students -- especially those who want to move up. Michael Matta, for example, was attending George Washington University Law School in 2015. But as he was completing his first year, he took a chance and applied for......
Good Morning America anchor George Stephanopoulos couldn’t hide his surprise at his own network’s poll results, during Monday’s show. The ABC News/Washington Post poll over the weekend revealed positive numbers for the president, going against the media’s negative narrative that supporters had abandoned Trump. Show More Summary
The Latest on the removal of a 600-year-old tree where George Washington once had a picnic. (all times local):
George Stephanopoulos reports on the new ABC News/Washington Post poll as President Trump closes in on his first 100 days in office.
Justin Peck’s Program Ballet Across America 2017 Opera House The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Washington, DC April 22, 2017 matinee by George Jackson copyright ©2017 by George Jackson The mood was grim in three of the four dances Justin Peck chose to show. Show More Summary