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Commentary

Commentary
About NonDoc NonDoc.com serves as a responsible public forum for news and commentary. Our commentary section is open for public submission on a variety of topics. Promotional pieces are not accepted as commentary submissions. To learn the guidelines for submitting commentary pieces, pitch your topic and thesis statement to editorial@nondoc.com.
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Bernice bobs ‘cute’ hair in Lyric Theatre world premiere

Exiting the theater after the confection titled Bernice Bobs Her Hair, I heard a woman describe the show as “cute.” Uh, oh, that’s not...
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Mirror, mirror: My son mimics my body-image issues

"You’ll never be skinny. That doesn’t mean I don’t think you’re beautiful. I do. But you are not ever going to be 'skinny.'" Those are my mother’s words. Although...
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Sunday Funday: ‘Seeing life in all its folly’

The Passenger by Katie Williams Storms a brewin in my brain Hobo ridin on a train Hey mister do you know The way down to ol’ Mexico He smiled a...
Elbert

I, conqueror: Mt. Elbert as metaphor

We’re a nation of conquerors. It’s built into our DNA. “Vini, Vidi, Vici” (“I came; I saw; I conquered”) was first uttered by a...
Loveless

Loveless drama: Pavlovian media hear ‘news’ bell ring

The arrest of a state senator's wife for driving with a suspended license drew headlines and airtime Wednesday, but it also raised editorial questions about how salaciously anyone...
Malala

He Named Me Malala: Documentary focuses on Pakistani activist

At the age of 15, Pakistani student Malala Yousafzai survived an assassination attempt by the Taliban. Not a random school bombing, or scattered gunfire...

Vital Conversations: Christianity needs a Jon Stewart

(Editor’s Note: Vital Conversations is a running series of commentaries from various faith leaders. The series is sponsored by Phillips Theological Seminary, though contributions...
anti-intellectualism

Anti-intellectualism rises on the left

San Marcos, TEXAS — Perhaps this is not new, but a strong tide laps at our proverbial shores: The rise of anti-intellectualism ... among...

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