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    During my journey thru life, I began to notice things. Maybe because of me being introverted or maybe chosen to have this type of perception (more likely). I dwell in the details because I've found it to be true- its all in the details. Not against any particular cultural...
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    I wanted to write about an incident that occured with another culture,made me realize something. A while back I did some volunteer work, building maintainance, repair work, paid for materials because I wanted it to be that way. Later, after being invited to a social event there...
    fs0647 fs0647 61-65, M Aug 21, 2012

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    I studied all disciplines of Anthropology on the Master's level. I was more drawn towards cultural and physical anthropology. My focus was on nationalism in the Caribbean and...
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    Contribution of India to the World Once upon a time India was described as a land of heavenly life…; every man and woman who lived here was equivalent to divine beings. The...
    DrMATRIX007 DrMATRIX007 26-30, M Jun 22

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    I have been thinking about cross-addictions. Specifically for me, how my issues of depression, anorexia, and smoking are all inextricably inter-connected. The depression hit me...
    Aimee17 Aimee17 36-40, F 2 Responses Jun 25

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    Exciting news for loyal fans!BOOKS | FEATURESThe Strange and Wonderful Return of Bill WattersonHow the Reclusive Creator of Calvin and Hobbes Rejoined the Cartooning CommunityBy...
    Lilt Lilt 46-50 3 Responses Jul 2

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    The female body is uniquely a work of art. The subtle differences between each woman to the more extreme of body shape; apple, pear, thin, athletic etc gives the female body a...
    blovedsmle blovedsmle 31-35, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    But in this case its a bit hair raising, up at tremendious velocity lifted on a wave of euphoria then crash down again when she's been online without replying my offlines, then...
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    After almost 2 years of being single, I just got into a relationship again. This guy is my type and he's very sweet. He's serious about pursuing a relationship with me, I wanted to...
    akeginu akeginu 31-35, F 3 Responses Jul 3

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    What is a god, at the simplest of levels? A god is omnipotent, omniscient, and omnipresent. What's better to fit these qualifications than mathematics? Mathematics explains...
    MathematicallyMindedFractal MathematicallyMindedFractal 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 9

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    These are just my thoughts on this video of Rebecca Romijn commenting on her husband, Jerry O'Connall wearing a speedo. She's pretty brave for defending her man's choice in swim...
    jackkodiak jackkodiak 22-25, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    After a few seconds of meeting with the supervisor at a cultural center who hired me to be a graphic designer, I though I was going to be fired from a job that I hadn't even...
    vividfantasies vividfantasies 18-21, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I bathe daily but I don't wear deodorant or anti-perspirant. I love specialty soap and I use it. I have dreadlocks (again) that I wash every other bath. I love clean clothes and...
    PseudoGypsy PseudoGypsy 41-45, T Jun 22

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    I love cultural and ethinic history and diversity. We should be able to be proud of who we are without looking down on others.
    lmtnmn lmtnmn 31-35, M 2 Responses Jun 22

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    I am not sure if it was because of how I was raised, or because I am biologically born this way or a combination of the two, but I am a traditional girl who is most comfortable...
    abigailc abigailc 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 23

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    well originally I am from the bay area. San Jose and Berkeley are known for being sort of the hub of the cultural world. I have traveled around the globe in my lifetime. I recently...
    mierdamundo mierdamundo 31-35 2 Responses Jun 25

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    Casual relationships: This is the one where you, the American woman, think you’re dating this really nice Arab guy and it feels like it’s getting serious. 1. He says all the...
    alaacrot alaacrot 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 27

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    Yes, I am a Satanist. No, I don't believe in the devil. I'm sure some of you must be curious as to what a "Laveyan Satanist" actually is. Well, allow me to explain. Laveyan...
    HVVENEZIA HVVENEZIA 22-25, M 2 Responses Jun 28

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    I can't wait until my mother is dead. My father is declining and I think I am angry at him, too, but don't feel it as much as I do towards my mother, who is the narcissist. He just...
    culturedancer culturedancer 41-45, F 2 Responses Jun 30

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    Culturally, Santa is a subject of fiction. We have our Asian fellows celebrating an oriental sumo with a beard. The Spanish believe he is a Turkish bishop that sails over see and...
    TheSmartestManOnEarth TheSmartestManOnEarth 16-17, M Jun 30

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    The Elder Brain is looking for a girl, 18 and up, to be with a Caribbean, nerdy, sci fi, science, comic, artist, tribal, cultural anthropology loving, man that is me. I am in NYC...
    NuclearELDER NuclearELDER 41-45, M 2 Responses Jun 30

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    I've taken a big decision in my life: after 6 years living in Europe, I decided to go back to my homeland, with my husband, who is a very true European. I've got myself some nice...
    azureazalea azureazalea 22-25, F Jun 30

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    Beauty, like in the movie The Last Samurai. What's not to admire about one's devotion to their culture, cultural values, even to the death. Then there is the romance that takes...
    letsexperience letsexperience 56-60, M Jul 1

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    I am very interested in trying new Ethnic foods. I have recently tried Indian spinach paneer for the first time and it was amazing as well as Lebanese food! I would love to try...
    Christy922 Christy922 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 1

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    Nachos is my favorite Mexican food. The foundation can either be flour chips or potato chips or lettuce but not corn chips. I can handle corn chips as Doritos and crunchy taco...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F Jul 2

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    Unless for cultural reasons or if they really like it, I think women should not hide their face in make up, you are beautiful without it.
    InsanelySaneGuy InsanelySaneGuy 18-21, M Jul 3

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    JULY 4TH 1870 - THE MASCOGOS (BLACK SEMINOLES) "On July 4th, 1870, a large group of the Mascogos crossed the Rio Grande back into the United States, to wait at Fort Duncan for...
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    JULY 4TH 1870 - THE MASCOGOS (BLACK SEMINOLES) "On July 4th, 1870, a large group of the Mascogos crossed the Rio Grande back into the United States, to wait at Fort Duncan for...
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    JULY 4TH 1870 - THE MASCOGOS (BLACK SEMINOLES) "On July 4th, 1870, a large group of the Mascogos crossed the Rio Grande back into the United States, to wait at Fort Duncan for...
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    JULY 4TH 1870 - THE MASCOGOS (BLACK SEMINOLES) "On July 4th, 1870, a large group of the Mascogos crossed the Rio Grande back into the United States, to wait at Fort Duncan for...
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    JULY 4TH 1870 - THE MASCOGOS (BLACK SEMINOLES) "On July 4th, 1870, a large group of the Mascogos crossed the Rio Grande back into the United States, to wait at Fort Duncan for...
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    JULY 4TH 1870 - THE MASCOGOS (BLACK SEMINOLES) "On July 4th, 1870, a large group of the Mascogos crossed the Rio Grande back into the United States, to wait at Fort Duncan for...
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    I've never known my Dad. All I know is that he took off when I was little. All I know of him is through photos and back talk from my mother's side of the family. I never really...
    Melodicwhisper Melodicwhisper 16-17, F Jul 6

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    Let me begin by saying how grateful I am for finding this group. I have been in a sexless marriage for 5.5 years now. I have 3 kids (1 from a previous marriageand 2 with my...
    StrongForMyKids StrongForMyKids 31-35, F 7 Responses Jul 6

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    Like in all seriousness one of my passions is cooking. I think I do pretty good at it. I have a very mixed cultural background so food is always kind of natural to me, even though...
    dyingalittleinside97 dyingalittleinside97 16-17, F Jul 7

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    so basically i am a girl, and so very attrected to this other girl. I think she likes me because of the things she does and says to me and about me, but i think she doesnt want to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 8

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    Why is it people who believe in god need to wage a cultural war against the civil rights of Gays and, having lost in America, are now EXPORTING these attacks on civil rights...
    bitlord bitlord 51-55 9 Responses Jul 8

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    But assimilated. I am a member of an indigenous group. Our group has managed to withstand several attempts of colonizations. Most are well-assimilated in the main society now...
    thelonewood thelonewood 26-30 Jul 9

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    I had no idea that this can happen to me. This all started when I got married before 4 years. I had couple of boyfriends before that, but that didn't workout because of cultural...
    Abhipsa Abhipsa 26-30, F Jul 9

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    I am 37 years old, live in Brazil. I was born in Rio de Janeiro and lived 20 years in Sao Paulo, in 2011 I moved back to Rio. I love to read, like the internet and social media. I...
    cristianethiel cristianethiel 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 10

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    Its incredible to examine the inner workings of the human mind, things as simple as the language we use can tell a lot about our personalities and what type of life experiences we...
    HowLongWillWeBeWaiting HowLongWillWeBeWaiting 22-25, M 4 Responses Jul 11

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    I am a cultural dancer and if people talk about it in a bad way you're just killing our culture ten times than it already is.
    dancerwithheart dancerwithheart 13-15, F Jul 13

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    Growing up I felt like a prisoner in my own home. The only time I really ever left the house was to go to school or to go shopping with my parents. Whenever I tried to do something...
    dokkyo dokkyo 22-25 2 Responses Jul 13

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    Here in MN I am a minority within a minority. The may purity of Latinos here are Central Americans (Mexican) I am Caribbean. Although, we speak the same language our cultural...
    zukivan zukivan 36-40, F Jul 13

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    I love America. Especially freedom. Unfortunately were free to deceive each other with sick cultural norms of acceptable forms and rejected forms. It's an inside deal America.
    mytruthisme mytruthisme 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 13

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    I joined this EP Group because I enjoy being barefoot, talking about being barefoot, seeing barefoot females and watching people barefoot in public. My best foot experiences are...
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    I joined this EP Group because I enjoy being barefoot, talking about being barefoot, seeing barefoot females and watching people barefoot in public. My best foot experiences are...
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