Monthly Archives: October 2014

Total Turn Off

No wonder even this political junkie is purging her in box and screaming at the political ads when watching live TV. By some estimates, $4 billion will have been spent on the mid-term elections by Nov 4th. Thanks SCOTUS. Citizen’s … Continue reading

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Someone Has to Be Average

This is what I told one of my first year writing students when he complained that I graded too hard: “someone has to be average.” When he stared at me as if I’d suddenly turned into a monster, I added, … Continue reading

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Stunning, Beautiful, Terrifying

In a video of a little longer than 4:30 we see the event film makers Adam LeWinter and Jeff Orlowski called a “magical, miraculous, horrible, scary thing.” They filming in Greenland when they caught the Ilulissat Glacier calving–the sudden release … Continue reading

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