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Kristina Rae
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"One of the many puzzling aspects of yesterday's attacks was the question of what, exactly, the perpetrators thought they'd accomplish by targeting what basically amounts to a celebration of human tenacity."
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yeah, it's gonna be tough to beat this as "coolest thing of the day"!! 
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just, wow. 
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amateur bureaucrat, photographer and shower-singer; professional news junkie & klutz
  • Harvard University
    2008 - present
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Boston, MA
a pessmistic idealist and expert procrastinator
I'm a former figure-skater, high-jumper, 50-yard dasher and soccer player. Currently working at Harvard College and taking classes towards an Ed.M. I'm shy but opinionated, (an INTP?) and will post my thoughts on things I like, love and hate and will debate about all of it. Check out my +1's for everything in between. 

**some are asking for hobbies, interests, etc to better assist in placing people in their circles. so, while this is nowhere near an exhaustive list, and i'd really like to see everything you have to offer, here are my "dominant interests"!

Politics - National and International
Current Events
Strange news
Photography (i'm a complete amateur who just likes to shoot. friendly critiques welcome! :D )
Art (no specific kind, i like a feast for the eyes!)
Education (& reform)
Higher Ed/issues surrounding it
Interesting or innovative pedagogy
"Feminist" issues or news
Crass/inappropriate/tasteless (or tasteful!) comedy
Music - almost all of it.
Animals - funny ones, cute ones, ugly ones. love 'em!
Time-wasting websites
Boston sports teams
Travel/places to visit/wonders of the world there you have it. Circle away!

Bragging rights
1) i haven't fallen in about a month! 2) i've sung the national anthem in front of hundreds of people multiple times 3) i'm not pregnant or married
  • University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
    Political Science, 2004 - 2008
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