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Be Nice and Clean! Creating and Maintaining An Atmosphere of Professionalism

The word nice has several meanings but in this case I am referring to only two: politeness and accuracy. Professionalism requires both, and living by example is the best way to impress that on your students. 671 more words


Quote of the Day

Within this vale
Of toil
And sin
Your head grows bald
But not your chin

—Burma Shave


Significant Stones

Were they thrones,
shaped for greater kings;

commandments raised for lesser
souls; tombstones

to honor the past, templates
for tomorrow?

Granite soldiers, standing… 77 more words

Billboards I Would Rather Never See

“I think that I shall never see a billboard lovely as a tree.
Perhaps, unless the billboards fall, I’ll never see a tree at all.” 560 more words


Jerry Mander - The Best Sanders Endorsement Yet!

The Best Sanders Endorsement Yet!

“Irina Alexandrovevskivich” endorses Bernie Sanders in part because of his strong stand against the capitalist evil of offering 23 kinds of deodorant. 139 more words

Jerry Mander

Holiday Greetings from Burma Shave

I spotted this take on the classic 40’s roadside billboards from Burma Shave right here in Connecticut. Well done, whoever did this, and happy holidays! 23 more words