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Teachers versus Babysitters versus a Bachelor’s Degree

Teachers are often called “glorified babysitters” by those who devalue the efforts educators. Due to this common preconception by both cynical politicians and an uninformed general public diminishing the actual work put forth by teachers there is a meme in … Continue reading

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10 “all-time” “favorite” “albums” Day Seven: Beastie Boys

10 days because Tom Novak needs a wall full of music to keep his hair from falling out 😉 “all time” “favorite” and “albums” could mean anything, so I’ll give it specific meaning here — the most influential albums released … Continue reading

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10 “all-time” “favorite” “albums” Day Five: Faith No More

10 days because Tom Novak tagged me and I want these to keep showing up on his timeline. “all time” “favorite” and “albums” means what exactly? Oh, in this case, it’s the full lengths that originate from the years of … Continue reading

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Ovechkin watch, 40.

Alexander Ovechkin, Washington Capitals Captain and winger recorded his ninth 40 goal season, currently leading the league on his 28th event strength goal, also leading the league. He is one of only 6 players in history to record 40 regular … Continue reading

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Supporting the First with a little Gen X era smarts

Someone posted an interesting meme that discusses how the different generations, beginning with Gen X, through the Millennial and into Gen Z, have embraced the modern era of exercising their First Amendment rights of Assembly, Petition and Free Speech. As … Continue reading

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A meme of 30 years

Memes, by their very nature, are incomplete thoughts. There’s no depth. No context. No substantiation. No detail. Just fleeting concepts that appear to sound “good” on face value. And, they are out in force once again because of a socio-political … Continue reading

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Ovechkin 1100

Alexander Ovechkin, Washington Capitals captain and winger, reached and reestablished a couple of milestones with his four point night last night the other night: 1100 NHL career regular season points. #61 all time, moving ahead of Glenn Anderson and 57 … Continue reading

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