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Language?

Language. We all use it but we don’t take time to think about it. I did, though. In the following article, I will try to bring out several perspectives on language and put forth some ideas about it.      First, one can view as a medium, or even barrier, between the mind and reality. What
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Ölüler ve Diğerleri: Bir İçe Dönüş Hikayesi

Karantina döneminin başlangıcında, Instagram’da gördüğüm bir paylaşım sayesinde, bir film platformu olan Mubi’nin üniversite öğrencilerine ”paso geçiş” hakkı tanıdığını ve mezun olana kadar bu platformdan ücretsiz yararlanabileceğimizi öğrendim. Böylece üye olduğum platformlara bir yenisi daha eklenmişti. Mubi, bilindik ve popüler gişe filmlerinden ziyade festival filmlerini, hak ettiği değeri görmemiş olan filmleri ve alışılmış sinema değerlerine
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Ikea Furniture and Communism

You ordered a shelf with an unpronounceable Swedish name and it just arrived. You open the box, stare at the instructions for a while and start to assemble. After several more long gazes into the manual during the process of assembly, you finally finish the work. There it is – your creation, your little masterpiece
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Licence To Sin

Since the early years of the Catholic practice there existed a practice called “indulgence” (Latin: indulgentia). Basically, its premise was that, through certain acts, a person could reduce their punishment in the afterlife (like hell with slightly reduced hell or something). Those actions first included repetition of a certain prayers or visitation of holy places.
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