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My name is Franklin. I'm a law student and a software developer. I like math, music, strength training and running. You can find me at many of the common Internet watering holes:

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Mar
19
revised What is the origin of Gladiatorial Games?
Fixed some quotes and updated links
Mar
14
awarded  Yearling
Feb
13
comment Was there any time in non-recent history where it was fashionable to wear ripped clothes?
@TylerDurden Some of us still wear suits to work.
May
4
answered Law enforcement vs KKK
Mar
14
awarded  Yearling
Jan
8
reviewed No Action Needed Did Goebbels realize that his wife used to know Arlozorov?
Dec
24
revised What was the social status of a man who failed the civil service exams in Imperial China ( 1200 - 1800 AD )?
added more information based on correspondence with another source
Dec
20
awarded  Quorum
Dec
8
awarded  Revival
Nov
6
awarded  Necromancer
Jul
30
reviewed No Action Needed Did Hitler really support Subhash Chandra Bose's cause and did he do anything to help Bose?
Jul
28
revised What is the difference between a professional historian and an amateur?
added tag for identification
Jul
28
comment What is the nature of questions that can be answered by historical sources and methods?
what is third fonts? meaning criteria? i don't think i understand the question.
Jul
28
suggested approved edit on What is the difference between a professional historian and an amateur?
Jul
28
reviewed Reviewed Suffragettes vs. Einstein
Jul
27
revised What are legitimate methods and sources?
added tag; not related to a historical moment per se, rather applies to broader study of history in general
Jul
27
revised How is the discipline of History differentiated from other disciplines in social sciences or the humanities?
added tag to question that wasn't related to a historical moment, rather a broader question on the study of history in general
Jul
27
revised What do historians do when there are no sources?
added tag; not related to a historical moment per se, rather applies to broader study of history in general
Jul
27
suggested approved edit on What do historians do when there are no sources?
Jul
27
comment What are legitimate methods and sources?
I think you should read The Craft of Research by Booth et. al. They really detail what historical sources are considered legitimate and what sources are citable etc.