A View from the Bubble

Musings from outside the mainstream.

Tag Archives: commentary

Defining and defending a term

It all started when I ventured in to the comment section on BuzzFeed’s article on the Duke campaign “We Don’t Say.”  It’s a collection of photographs of student athletes from … Continue reading

January 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Thoughts on the Black Bruin

COMMENTARY – If you haven’t seen Black Bruin, the spoken word critique of higher education at UCLA, it’s provocative, to say the least.  And, it has spawned many copies at … Continue reading

December 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

The New Vernacular

COMMENTARY – What’s in a term?  I contend, a lot.  We now use the term stay-at-home-mom instead of a term like housewife.  Does housewife seem dated?  Perhaps.  But notice the … Continue reading

April 18, 2013 · Leave a comment