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With the click of a mouse, you can bring a world of expert guest lecturers into your classroom. The fine folks over at TED (that’s Technology, Entertainment, and Design) have posted a treasure trove of video goodness – 1,700 “talks” at last count – that you could use as anticipatory activities, discussion starters, or models of dynamic public speaking. 264 more words
Immediately after Gavrilo Princip shot the Austrian archduke and his wife Sophie, Franz Ferdinand turned to his wife and said:
Sophie, Sophie, don’t die–stay alive for our children.
A fugitive writer wrote not long ago on the fugitive page of a magazine: “For our part, the drunken tinker is the most real personage of the piece, and not without some hints of the pathos that is worked out more fully, though by different ways, in Bottom and Malvolio.” Has it indeed come to this? 647 more words