Coming for Your Hate.

My heart was broken this weekend, and I had no words, only tears. Matt Weiss, an amazing teacher whose American History class at CMU was one of the highlights of my undergrad experience, describes my beloved Squirrel Hill so well here. For many years, Forbes and Murray was the center of my universe and the…

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Surviving the Greeks in Greece

Coming to Greece means sea, sunshine, delicious food, and, well, Greeks!! The Greek people are a notoriously tricky lot: at once welcoming and insular, they epitomize the word dichotomy. It’s no surprise that many visitors are curious about exactly how to navigate the mentality of the people who gave us drama, and are now perfecting it. Surviving in Greece…

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