Students Off the Rails and on a Crazy Train

Leave a comment

Too busy checking with Facebook to be checking into some intellectual curiosity? These veteran academics think so.

(h/t: Drudge)

Advertisements

Your Friday Dose of Bad Lip Reading

Leave a comment

This one featuring Yoda. And just remember, “When the time is right, birds will bite your face.”

Have a grand weekend.

Tool Time!

Leave a comment

Just like the stuff that appears in the Harbor Freight Tools circulars (and actually just might be).

atopnotharborfrieght

abotnotharborfrieght

(h/t: Vanderleun)

You Should Be Dancin’

Leave a comment

At least that’s what Arthur Murray believed. Today marks the 123rd birthday of the professional dancer who created the chain of dance studios that still bear his name. His slogan was “If you can walk, you can dance.”

Little known fact: his daughter Jane married Dr. Henry Heimlich, creator of the anti-choking maneuver that bears his name (like his father-in-law’s studios) and has saved countless lives.

So in honor of Mr. Murray, you really should be dancin’.

(h/t: Instapundit)

A Reminder of The Rules

Leave a comment

Don’t know why people always forget these. . .

Where the Bucks Are in Higher Ed

Leave a comment

Apparently it’s in non-tenure-track research.

Lessons From a Master

Leave a comment

Take a look at David Mamet’s 9 Brilliant Lessons from the writing staff memo he wrote during the run of The Unit, a TV show he created, produced, and often wrote for.

And, sorry, there are no references to Glengarry Glen Ross in the list. Only in the lame title of this post.

(h/t: Screencraft)

Older Entries Newer Entries