The system is rigged.

Okay, here’s the truth: very few students are ever going to do well in school the way the system is set up right now. Here are six reasons I came up with. I am sure there are more.

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It’s been a long time.

If you are reading this, thank you. This site has basically been dead for over a year, and, now, I’m back hoping someone will still read this blog. I’ve been gone because I found myself writing one angry screed after another. It just wasn’t healthy for me.  So, I have returned with a different agenda. […]

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Suicide is NOT painless

The theme song to the film and then TV show M.A.S.H. was called “Suicide is Painless,” which was written by Michael Altman, the son of the director of the film, Robert Altman. The last verse before the final chorus reads: “The sword of time will pierce our skin It doesn’t hurt when it begins But […]

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