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Poly want a lover? Thank you for putting out the recent survey on sexual relationships. I took the survey and was amused, mildly surprised and disappointed by the strictly monogamous angle at which it was written. There are many people in the world (and certainly lots in Central Virginia) who practice polyamory as an alternative […]

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Hooray for heresy Thank you, thank you, thank you, for Ted Rall and “Tom Tomorrow.” I shudder to think what might happen to my poor brain if its inarticulate fury at the Commander-’n’-thief and his oily cohorts were not clarified and expressed for me by Ted ‘n’ Tom. Dissenters, doubters and questioners are our only […]

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The business of teaching The title of Sheila Pell’s article “UVA Inc.” [March 18] was not only apt, but I believe sadly so. It is true that UVA, like other large state universities, have become “incubators” where ideas are initially forged into commercially viable technologies. It is also true that an enormous fraction of the […]