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Fri, 27 Nov 1998 18:36

From: Jolie
Subject: Things are always changing
To: Wade

Well I have been sick for over a month now.  I think I told you my boss took me to an Ear-Nose-Throat specialist and said I had some kind of infection and prescribed some pills, but my boss decided I should also be taking 8 antibiotics per day.  868 more words

Education & Teaching

Thu, 19 Nov 1998 18:22

From: Jolie
Subject: Update
To: Patrick

Finally a chance to write to you…I went on my two-week vacation: some days in Phuket and some on Ko Samui. 695 more words

Education & Teaching

Irony and Sarcasm

My generation is noted for its fondness for irony and sarcasm. This makes us delightful dinner guests and witty travel companions. But it also makes kids and students hate us. 321 more words

Academics & Academia

Why We Strike

We strike because we want a government that invests in people not planes, bodies not Bombardier, sharing not shareholders. We strike because we want a government that invests in healthy people… 38 more words

Good And Evil

Fri, 13 Nov 1998 18:27

From: Jolie
Subject: Hey ho, Kermit D. Frog here
To: Seth

You’re in luck…I just got back from a fun-filled 2-week vacation which included (but was not limited to) Phuket.  360 more words

Education & Teaching

Thu, 12 Nov 1998 18:30

From: Jolie
Subject: Still here, and much has happened
To: Wade

I’m still alive…I had been on vacation for two weeks, and I’ve been sick for four.  808 more words

Education & Teaching

Optimism and Cynicism

“Ah, but I was so much older then
I’m younger than that now”
—Bob Dylan, “My Back Pages”

When children are born, they have few skills, little ability to protect themselves, but as anyone can see, a wild-eyed curiosity and openness to wonder and beauty, with an unconscious but solid expectation that their parents and community will keep them safe. 658 more words

Education & Teaching