I hate online courses
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I hate online courses

The computer seems fine for Facebook or Twitter, but an exam? Online courses lack visual learning as well as one-on-one contact with professors and engaged learning.If there’s one…

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Jeff Hates: goodbye everyone!
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Jeff Hates: goodbye everyone!

This is the very final installment of “Jeff Hates,” and the last chance to force my opinions on my audience. There was no Pulitzer prize awarded this year…

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Domestic drilling damaging
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Domestic drilling damaging

With gas at $3.75 per gallon, it isn’t surprising that about half of all Americans support oil drilling and production in the United States. But the urge toward…

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Hollywood does glorify abuse
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Hollywood does glorify abuse

Picture it: your friend comes to you with a bruised face and tells you that her boyfriend beat her up. Said boyfriend is then arrested, sentenced to probation…

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Hollywood doesn’t glorify abuse
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Hollywood doesn’t glorify abuse

Hollywood is accused of a lot when society goes astray — sex, drugs, violence — anything and everything that spurs outrage will unavoidably be linked back to something…

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Oscar wrap up
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Oscar wrap up

Hollywood had their annual love affair with themselves this past Sunday with the 84th Academy Awards with host Billy Crystal emceeing for the ninth time. A throw back…

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This idiotic week: Houston funeral, ESPN slur, Megacon
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This idiotic week: Houston funeral, ESPN slur, Megacon

Whitney Houston:  Like any other popular singer or actor who dies before accomplishing nonagenarian status, the entire nation shuts down to fixate on the death of Whitney Houston.…

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Jeff Loves: no really, it’s true!
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Jeff Loves: no really, it’s true!

People ask me all the time, “Jeff, you’re so full of hate, is there anything you actually love?” The answer is, a firm, resounding “NO!” I kid, I…

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Yes to Obama re-election
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Yes to Obama re-election

Obama is focusing his re-election campaign on the strength of his foreign policy, as he should. The majority of American voters are woefully ignorant of foreign affairs, but…

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No to Obama re-election
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No to Obama re-election

President Barack Obama’s leadership style approval rating dropped to an all-time low for the third straight month in August 2010, he hasn’t recovered yet. Although Obama made more…

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