~ If you live in the United States you would have to be living under the proverbial rock to not know that today is the Super Bowl. Perhaps the single greatest sign of the times when discussing culture in relation to the Western World, the Super Bowl embodies so much that intellectuals both love and hate about the West;
—) The Super Bowl reminds us of humanity’s long standing tradition regarding athletics going back to the ancient days of Greece and beyond
—) The Super Bowl, and American Football in general, represents the violence that permeates our culture. Unlike European sports such as Golf or Tennis, or other American sports like Baseball, American Football is violent. Retired players have shorter lifespans then the typical adult male or women due to the massive amount of head trauma they experience during their short but eventful careers.
—) The Super Bowl…
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