Monthly Archives: January 2010

Even British Professors Roll Their Own Fags

So, today was my first day of class.  The class, Cultural Criticisms: The Popular and Everyday, was at 11, so to be on the safe side, I left at 9.30.  (Un)luckily, leaving an hour and a half early was a … Continue reading

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A Trip to the Tate (feat. Jeremiah Budin)

Today took us to the Tate Modern, where we saw a large dark box, some nice paintings, and the like.  I also asked one of the more bizarre questions ever asked at any museum.  A friend of mine at Harrow … Continue reading

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Alone vs. On My Own

When you tell someone that you did something “alone” it sounds depressing, even if you’re just letting them know that you performed the action without anybody else around.  I learned this when telling some people that I wandered around London … Continue reading

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A Quick Lil Update

The people have spoken (Nolan Hartley, Rachel Steinhauser, Forest Whitaker) and they want more.  Sadly, there isn’t much new to tell you.  Today I met with an advisor to sort out my timetable and such.  Expectedly, I will be taking … Continue reading

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My First Day – 16/1/10 – see what I did there?

So yesterday, aside from eating a crazy hamburger, I explored London with my new friend, Frank, and an old friend from Skidmore, Jerry.  We got a little acquainted with the tube system, which I will need to learn very quickly … Continue reading

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Meal #1

It’s called the Kiwi burger.  Accompanied by some New Zealand brewed beer.  Good.

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Arrival

After a fairly mild flight, I have arrived at Harrow Hall and have unpacked my belongings.  Virgin Atlantic was an interesting experience.  For some reason, there was almost nobody on the plane, and passengers were allowed to move around and … Continue reading

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