State of the Union 2019: President Donald Trump calls for unity Some people are extremists, but most people are in the middle already. How can we cure this? By shutting down the extremists. Is it legal? …. No. Is it a lovely dream? Yes. Advertisements
Using the midterm break to create educational videos – instructional design is fun. Grammar is boring, games are fun: Capture the Butterflies if they are attached to grammatically correct sentences. YAY YOU GOT IT RIGHT! APPLAUSE!!!!!!!! System crash: Goodby, work. But I have used computers before, and I know they do this. So I was… Read More Crash
Midterm vacation. Helping a neighbor mark papers: he volunteers at a GED evening program. The question: Is it worth spending time in the evening, after one’s job, to study for a GED? One 19 or 20 year old student went to a school called JTA. His friends are spending the evening playing poker. He is… Read More Spending Time
contemplating student debt… Seriously, it’s no wonder that college grads can’t buy houses. They already mortgaged their future for an education.
but at least someone knows how to play… (https://www.amazon.com/World-Playing-Australia-T-Shirt-Design/dp/B07BB19SM1)
… must be done with extreme delicacy. Boss is looking at an Excel payroll sheet with various information, including: hours worked (Column G) employee type (Column B) So how can you figure out if the employee is non-management and ALSO worked more than X number of hours? There’s a thing (that’s a technical accounting term,… Read More Tutoring the Boss
Penny’s dad has marched off to answer President Lincoln’s call for soldiers. Penny doesn’t dare be sad about that, because Mama is clearly holding herself back from crying, and so is Big Sister Belle. But Penny’s flute teacher has also marched off to war, so Penny will be sad about him instead. 😢 So she will… Read More The sound of Not Sad