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Is Black Pete racist?

To state the patently obvious, it’s terribly racist in this day and age for a white person to dress up in blackface and play a comic character.

October 31, 2013 · 4 Comments

Nine tips on how to talk to a teacher (Part 2)

In my last post I listed four tips on how to talk to a teacher. Here are five more tips for that parent-teacher meeting: Do not wag your finger at … Continue reading

October 23, 2013 · 2 Comments

Nine tips on how to talk to a teacher (Part 1)

Teachers are human, like anyone else. They’re not perfect. They make mistakes sometimes. But, unless we’re talking about the extremely rare pedophile pervert or raving psychopath who’s found her[1] way … Continue reading

October 20, 2013 · 11 Comments

This post is NOT about the shutdown

Why do people keep arguing when the battle’s already been lost? That may sound like I’m talking about the shutdown, but I’m not. I’m talking about climate change. Last month, … Continue reading

October 13, 2013 · 3 Comments

Man Flu!

I have to tell him what I want him to do for me, which kind of spoils the enjoyment of Man Flu, doesn’t it?

October 5, 2013 · 6 Comments