You Always Hurt the One You Love
You always hurt the one you love
You always hurt the one you love
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Amy Chua's recent essay titled " Why Chinese Mothers Are Superior " has been causing a stir around the internet. Chua represents the epitome of a stereotypical over-controlling Asian ...
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In about 300 B.C., Epicurus eloquently summed up the problem of the existence of evil. It has come to be known as the Riddle of Epicurus or the Epicurean paradox.
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