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R.I.P. Howard Zinn - January 28th 2010, 05:03 AM

Howard Zinn, American intellectual, historian, activists and writer of "A People's History of the United States", is dead. Hopefully some of you have something to say about him.
   
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Re: R.I.P. Howard Zinn - January 28th 2010, 07:22 PM

the "pants on the ground" thread has more replies than this one.......amazing.


I guess I forgot that Zinn never wrote a book about abusive, manipulative vampires and the feeble-minded women who love them. pick up a real book, all of you.
   
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Re: R.I.P. Howard Zinn - January 28th 2010, 07:56 PM

Why are you getting upset? So no one has commented in this thread, okay... No need to be bothered by it. It's a sad thing to hear, yes. And I send my condolences to his family.




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Re: R.I.P. Howard Zinn - January 28th 2010, 08:54 PM

I'll be honest, I have no idea who he was. And being not much a connoisseur of American history, I'm not too bothered by that. Still, it's always sad to hear that a great mind has died.

That said, I've personally found that TeenHelp is generally one of the best places on the internet to find intelligent, friendly discussion on almost any topic. You may have the former down, but you're lacking a little on the latter. In your words: "pick up some real manners."


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Re: R.I.P. Howard Zinn - January 28th 2010, 09:10 PM

never heard of him.. though it's sad when anyone dies but he had a long life.


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