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A Dichotomy

“Emotions neither prove nor disprove facts. There was a time when any rational adult understood this.  But years of dumbed-down education and emphasis on how people “feel” have left too many people unable to see through this media gimmick.” -Dr. … Continue reading

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A Paradox

“We are faced with the paradoxical fact that education has become one of the chief obstacles to intelligence and freedom of thought.” –Bertrand Russell, Philosopher (1872-1970)   Anyone interested in arguing against that stance?

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Who Knew?

I stumbled on this instructional image on FB today. Imagine a FB post that wasn’t political!  (I’ll stop there) I did a little Internet digging and the consensus is that the illustration below is true. Who knew?   In over 61 … Continue reading

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Two, Unrelated Events

What a great day! Our daughter Elissa closed the deal and was hired today to fill an unexpected, immediate vacancy at a Catholic School near where she now lives.  Starting Monday, she will be back teaching kindergarten. An interesting note is … Continue reading

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