Viewing: May 2011

American Liberty

Part of my college essays series: This is one of the essays I wrote during the political theory general exam for my PhD. The exam was an approximately 15-hour marathon session, involving 6 out of 12 essay questions, for a final total of 33 double-spaced pages written without access to any notes or sources. In […] Read More

Hermeneutical Interpretation and Techniques

Part of my college essays series: This is one of the essays I wrote during the political theory general exam for my PhD. The exam was an approximately 15-hour marathon session, involving 6 out of 12 essay questions, for a final total of 33 double-spaced pages written without access to any notes or sources. Some […] Read More

GAP’s Chili Recipe

2 tb EVOO (or canola oil) 2 tsp cumin 1 large onion, chopped coarsely 2-4 jalapenos, seeded and chopped coarsely 6 medium garlic cloves, chopped coarsely 2 lbs. 80/20 ground beef chuck 2 cups red wine (e.g., shiraz, merlot, malbec) 3 tb chili powder (preferably Penzey's Hot Chili, Chili 3000, or Chili 9000 powder) 1/2 […] Read More