Archive for October, 2005

collectivist education

Wednesday, October 26th, 2005

so, i’m forwarded an excerpt from Dumbing Down Our Kids: Why America’s Children Feel Good About Themselves but Can’t Read, Write, or Add by Charles J. Sykes, and i get to thinking about my assertion that we are taught too much what to think in school, and not enough how to think. Sykes makes a […]

beware the walking dead

Tuesday, October 25th, 2005

october is better than xmas

Tuesday, October 25th, 2005

oompahs abound, waiting for the Great Pumpkin i feel like i’ve already had a few halloweens this year. not only do i get to dress up any weekend i want, but all month has been particularly festive. we took in oktoberfest at Alpine Village in Torrance. i think the oompah band that played all night […]