• The Supporters Section

    The NBA’s Best Arena Names

    You might have seen NBA arena rankings before, but probably not the ranking of the best arena names. Well, you should, and so here it is. But what makes a good arena name? A historic [...]
  • Spilled Ink

    Finding What’s Missing in America

    When people are this pissed off, it means both sides are missing something. There is no common ground, no happy medium that would serve as a starting point to begin mending the deep divisions that [...]
  • Spilled Ink

    Why Millennials Are The Way They Are

    Across our college campuses, intellectual pursuit, one of the great hallmarks of higher learning, is being sacrificed so nobody’s feelings are hurt and only preapproved language is spoken. Millennial students are easily offended, acting out [...]
  • Spilled Ink

    Academia’s Mistake in Legislating Language

    The New York Times had an article about the steps some universities take to ensure their students understand cultural differences. The opening of the piece begins with a nervous incoming freshman wondering if it was [...]

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Soapbox Land features the writing of Ellis Reed.


Spilled Ink: For all of my opinions that I think should be heard, you'll find them here. Some of them aren't half-bad.


The Supporters Section: Sports fans can be some of the most irrational idiots on the planet. I am no exception, but that doesn't keep me from dreaming up ideas on how to improve the sports we love.


Notes From Class: I teach English to foreigners in the United States. They come from all over the globe, from varying walks of life to learn another language in my classroom. Poor saps. I then write about them anonymously on the Internet. Their identity has been spared, but the stories and the reactions are real.


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