Monthly Archives: April 2015

Do the Math Revisited

I did not record the TV news the other day as proof of this announcement. However, you can’t make these things up. In an announcement about the new test for the breast cancer gene, the commentator remarked about the low … Continue reading

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Do the Math

When I read a newspaper, I expect to see mistakes. However, this is the stupidest one I have seen in a long time. I blocked out the reporter’s name to avoid embarrassing him/her any further. Even more disappointing is that … Continue reading

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How Will the World End?

There are many possibilities for how the world will end. Some think it will end with a bang. I disagree. I strongly believe it will end with a whimper. It will end that way because everything will just come to … Continue reading

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iPhone Keypad Has it Backwards

It’s hard enough to type on the iPhone keypad. It’s even harder to distinguish between the period and the comma. To make it worse, Apple has the characters reversed. The iPhone keypad has the period to the left of the … Continue reading

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More Than Reading and Math

School is not only about test scores. Enrichment is an import part of the learning experience. Recently, my wife and I visited our grandchildren in the west. As part of that visit, we attended a Poetry Café presented by our … Continue reading

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