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Pop Culture Has Turned Against The Liberal Arts
Time was, an archaeology professor (Indiana Jones) could be the hero of an entire action movie franchise. "If those films were released today, I wonder if some Hollywood producer would insist that the Jones boys be changed from professors to executives at a private treasure-salvaging company. The idea that liberal-arts lovers can be heroes seems even more antiquated than the artifacts the Jones' [sic] are after." The Atlantic 09/27/12
Posted September 28, 2012 12:50 AM

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