After a day of drinking in Facebook posts and memes, I resisted engaging in trash talk. Doesn’t that count for something?
My boy wiped snot on his jacket and smirked as if to say, “Your loss.”
Post-vasectomy haze, I floated, heard myself say: “Do you like Tom Waits? Answer ‘No’ and you’ll go to hell where five strangers will cut your genitals.”
Schools reflect and influence culture at the same time.
Gint Aras has always been a football fan. But he can no longer associate himself with that culture.
Is anything inappropriate to wear to class anymore?
A proposition leaves a young man feeling conflicted, regretful.
On the death of a great artist.
A run in with a former student who believes schools fail youth.
Feel smug about your level of skill, but don’t consider your smugness a sign of your education.
Just what sort of company does misery love, anyway?
We fear education because it transforms our identities.
It’s time to get back to the basics, whether we like it or not.
Is this a model for serious education reform? Theodore Richards and The Chicago Wisdom Project.