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Aug 13
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As a member of a family who ate at a Rainforest Cafe once (not the one in Chicago) I can say that there is at least one other true word in that statement. As for the others...

Aug 13
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Or they could be directly quoting the press release though it would scan better if they bracketed the will use part if that was a paraphrase.

Aug 13
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Yeah, blindly copying work is not going to have the same effect as actually doing it and thinking through the process. And yes, some of my students will absolutely use it get answers. I had one last year who pulled out his phone in class and tried it in front of me during a test.

Jul 15
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That picture looks like you’re eating franks and beans with a straw.  Do not want.  :)

Jun 18
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“We Will Get Through This” from Sandi Toksvig is 10(ish) daily minutes of gentle joy. It’s just her, reading things from her library and riffing on history, relationships, hobbies or anything else that crosses her mind.  If there was such a thing as a verbal hug, this is it.

Feb 13
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People who want to improve their credit score enough to actually follow through on changes are more likely to check the score frequently. Read more

Jan 21 2020
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Yep, a graphing calculator is a decent tool for exams but I tell my college kids to use Desmos on their homework if they want to be able to see what’s going on in their graphs.

Nov 17 2019
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That is a pretty magnificent beard but, honestly, around here it’s not even particularly noteworthy.  I can’t say that I’ve seen him but I’m not sure I would notice if I did.

Nov 15 2019
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You aren’t likely to end up in Stevens Point, WI but if you do head over to South Point for breakfast. There are about a dozen tables and another dozen stools at the counter. If you show up on a Saturday or Sunday morning expect to wait to get a seat. Depending on who you sit next to you may get drafted into helping Read more

Sep 20 2019
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Depends on the landing. Clear skies, no wind, good light? No, pilots should be able to do that after the first week of flight school. The time we landed in the middle of a New Mexico thunderstorm in Albuquerque at night coming in over the Sandias?  Hell yeah.  Only time I’ve ever been afraid in a plane and that Read more

Sep 19 2019
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You beat me to it. I saw the headline and thought “Who doesn’t know to put their plates in the microwave for 30 seconds?”  Turns out, lots of people.

Sep 17 2019
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I thought Caprica was great but there was so much ill will from the ending of BSG that it was doomed from the start. I still think if they had framed it as a new story in a new universe it would’ve been a hit.