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Springfield, IL: D’arcy’s Pint

I did not grow up in the United States, and certainly not in the Midwest. I might not have gotten as much culture shock as the next foreigner, thanks to years of prep work by my parents. However, I still learn most of the intricate details in this American life from my college days in […]

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Mattoon, IL: Burger King [Short]

The first rule of business – if someone has a great product, copy it. That’s what most businesses did back in early 20th century. Similar products, similar brand name. To protect those who come up with the idea, we introduced copyrights and trademarks. Now, I do not know if that’s good for society and mankind […]