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Samuel Faktorow
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Samuel Faktorow, better known as Sam Faks, is a writer based in Denver, Colorado and a 2013 graduate of Colorado College, where he studied English and Drama. Sam began writing when he was 10 years old and was first published in The Washington Post at 17. He is pursuing more opportunities with magazines and is interested in online journalism, freelancing, and travel writing after having contributed to Colorado College’s Cipher Magazine, The American Numismatic Association’sThe Numismatist, University of Denver's ASCEND Magazine,, and various other sources. Born in Washington, D.C. and raised in Virginia, Faktorow enjoys everything the Mile High City has to offer, and is always looking for new places to discover, explore, and tell his friends and family about through pictures and stories. You can find him on Facebook,Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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The Modern Rules of Dating

(0) Comments | Posted January 9, 2015 | 2:42 PM

Wait three days after your initial interaction to contact them. Don't talk about sex, politics, religion, or former partners/lovers/flings on the first date. You can take it to the bedroom once you've been on at least three official dates. Ask questions. Listen, then talk. Dutch Treat is not acceptable on...

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A 21st Century Modest Proposal

(0) Comments | Posted November 18, 2014 | 2:27 PM

A Modest Proposal
For Redefining the Sanctity and Holiness of Marriage, In Order to Decrease the Current Divorce Rate in America, Allowing Children to Lead Unbroken Lives So That They Become Better Leaders For When They Inherit Our Society

Back in the 18th century, Ireland suffered a detrimental famine...

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The Magic of Red Rocks

(1) Comments | Posted March 24, 2014 | 11:50 AM

At 9:30 P.M. on August 26, 1964, The Beatles played their only non-sold out show during their first U.S. tour. Over 2,000 tickets were still available the day of. Oxygen containers had to be kept on the stage for the Fab Four because they frequently fell short of breath during...

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Five Travel Destinations From This Year's Oscar Hits

(0) Comments | Posted March 6, 2014 | 2:49 PM

Oscar nominated and Oscar winning actors, writers, directors, technicians, and other artists are riding high on waves of praise right now following the 86th Annual Academy Awards on Sunday. What is beyond the performances, costumes, and music, though? As they say in real estate: location, location, location.

The settings for...

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