The Top Three Things I Have Not Been Blogging About

3. The New Lead Singer of the Band Journey I intended to call this one "World Systems Cinderella," and in it I would have recounted the story of how Arnel Pineda, onetime street performer in the Philippines, was chosen to be the new lead singer for the rock band Journey.  He was discovered, they say, … Continue reading The Top Three Things I Have Not Been Blogging About

Part 2: As folks head into the AAA, a few thoughts about anthropology in the military

I used to listen to right wing radio like Rush Limbaugh from time to time or the yahoo’s on FOX news and be amazed that people actually listened to that crap as if they were credible new sources. I feel the same sometimes about my continuing engagement in the rants (others and my own… I … Continue reading Part 2: As folks head into the AAA, a few thoughts about anthropology in the military

As folks head into the AAA, a few thoughts about anthropology in the military –Part 1

Yes, I know. I rant about the AAA and yet I still download the PDF of the conference program. I wonder why we all do things like that? It’s not like I’m looking to change the stance of the AAA or the stance of people that get hysterical over anthropologists working in the military or … Continue reading As folks head into the AAA, a few thoughts about anthropology in the military –Part 1