Category Archives: Education

Social Media Activism, or, Power To The People

Social Media Activism… I think this is the forgotten essence of the “free market”. Unfortunately, what usually passes for the “free market” is really the “corporate market”. Here we have the “people’s market”. We all contacted these companies and told … Continue reading

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The Neighborhood…

Eye Contact is a Gift. Continue reading

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Proof of Intelligent Design

I have decided that there must be an Intelligent Designer for the Universe. Things just work out too perfectly. Case in point… Hard boiled eggs. They take exactly 3 minutes. How could that have happened by accident? Pure luck that … Continue reading

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Fox News viewers less informed about current events, poll shows

We all knew this anyway, right? But it’s fun to see it in print. “The results show us that there is something about watching Fox News that leads people to do worse on these questions than those who don’t watch … Continue reading

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Calamities of Nature – Occupy California Universities

Calamities of Nature – Occupy California Universities. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Buzz it up Share on Linkedin Share on Posterous share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this … Continue reading

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Musicians Are Probably Smarter Than The Rest Of Us

Great article about how musical education and experience contribute to brain development. I experience this directly as a piano teacher. First of all, I personally experience all of the advantages mentioned, in addition to many more, as a result of … Continue reading

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