surfin n stuff

So, instead of lesson-planning… I’m surfin blogs. No matter… I’m doing research… yeah, thats what I’m doing! Among my travels this morning I came across: * Check out THIS SITE. It has all those products that make life a dream. I went to Monterey a few weeks ago and there is an entire store dedicated to these “AS SEEN ON TV” stuff. * Also came across this article about sex in college from collegehumor.com. * …

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Dionysus: Greek God of Party & Theatre. So, it took a long, long time and a lot of pretentious energy for theatre to now be perceived as “boring.” I also read this post that… quite frankly scared the heck out of me… especially the “pig heart” part. Then there was this other blog that was an open letter to Prince William that was sick and wrong.. but pretty damn funny. Actually, I thought it would …

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The "village idiot award" and taxes

The good folk of Story, Ind., have spoken. Read all about it here. E-filed the Federal taxes today. Will send off the State tomorrow. The returns are spent anyway so… Did a Costco run today and was struck by the “culture of buying.” Actually I’ve been thinking about this off and on for about a week. How we buy just for the sake of it. It doesn’t matter if the items are needed or not. …

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Now we wait for the white smoke…

I stayed up to watch the funeral. I’m glad I did. Now we wait for the white smoke. Yesterday I helped break off a fight between 2 students… girls at that… little girls. It began as they were walking upstairs. Then one of them got the other down on the steps and just started pounding away. S and I got to them and pulled them apart… but they were still going. I fell on my …

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So, I found it!

My ICQ number… that is. Its like finding an old friend. I remember that I use to be on all the time. Its been years though. I’ve also started a countdown on smoking. Figured that it was about time to kill the habit/addiction. So… I’m down to 10 a day today. One less everyday and late-nite helpings of vineger to leech out the nicotine in the system… and I should be fine. Thought of the …

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Now the kids are NOT performing!

I was told this today after work. They couldn’t find “space” for the performance. All this after the following exchange. (See… “Lack of motivation… ” post for part 1 of this exchange) how might the agency/school have done more? I guess I was at a loss M,…and you are right, my “thought juices” are a lot “tapped” right now… I am really proud of the students, and perhaps we can re-present their act at the …

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