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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 […]

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For Christ’s sake In response to Andy Singer’s little cartoon “Hey all you Christians” in the February 18 issue, obviously Singer doesn’t know very much, if anything, about Jesus or the extremely unique 200-year time period in which Jesus’ life took place. For someone like him to try to speculate what Jesus would do in […]

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Super troopers I have read thousands of articles in my lifetime and few require me to respond in writing. However, Ted Rall’s article “Don’t support our troops” [AfterThought, March 18] may be the most repulsive editorial I have ever read in print. It makes me sick to think there is someone out there taking up […]