Day: October 16, 2005

But I Thought We Hated Europe

Sure, but we hate native brown people more. Before you dare praise any culture without European roots, heed the ladylike racism of IWF’s Charlotte Allen. Responding to an archeologist quoted in the New Yorker as saying of pre-Columbian Brazil, “All…

Music to Grade Papers By

I’m still bitter about losing all those lesson plans, so I’m grading papers with the full playlist loaded, FRT style. The last few songs were so unusually cool that I thought I’d share. Please, no commentary on the startling drop…

Argh

In true ADD fashion, I left the computer last night with a series of overheads and lesson plans written up in Word. Did I save them? Did I mention the ADD? Lauren’s to-do list: Rewrite every fucking thing that was…