Category Archives: Nonconformity


Time is a funny thing.  A year ago I remember urging time to go faster.  I felt like an insolent child, running around their exhausted parent, pulling their arms forward, then running behind them to push them along.  I remember … Continue reading

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Dada Piece

For my Film, Literature and Consumer Culture class we had to make a Dada Collage.  My teacher gave us absolutely no parameters, saying it could be as small as a postage stamp or as large as a poster board.  I … Continue reading

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Classroom Doodles

I am one of those people who need to keep my hands busy while I listen.  So often times when I am listening to a lecture I doodle while taking notes.  They are getting more intricate, so I thought I … Continue reading

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Alta Gracia Apparel

Before the United States congress passed the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) in 1994, they had established areas of free trade that avoided high tariffs, local taxes and labor and environmental laws.  NAFTA would eliminate all tariffs between the … Continue reading

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Possible Strike at B.M.F. Incorporated

  What is B.M.F.?  It’s my Baby Making Factory.  I completely agree with the women in the video below.  If you are going to cut off the resources to maintainance workers for B.M.F. Incorporated, then B.M.F. will have to do … Continue reading

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Conformity vs. Nonconformity

“Thus today in the ambience of the so-called counterculture in America, there are probably several million individuals who consider themselves to be ‘nonconformist’ — all of them using the same language, wearing the same type of clothes and exhibiting the … Continue reading

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