Tag Archive | stupidity

Sunday Thoughts: G-G, Rabid Puppies and “My Way or Else!”


  Tweet of the Day: The Rise of Science Fiction Romance ——- This is the kind of post that normally belongs  under Space for Rent, but I thought it was better to fire it off now before the idea turned stale inside my brain. It came about because I made the stupid mistake of commenting […]

Space for Rent: Shibboleth


Tweet of the Day: The Radish Reviews ——- . shibboleth shib·bo·leth [shib-uh-lith, ‐leth] Show IPA noun 1. a peculiarity of pronunciation, behavior, mode of dress, etc., that distinguishes a particular class or set of persons. 2. a slogan; catchword. 3. a common saying or belief with little current meaning or truth. Origin: < Hebrew shibbōleth  literally, freshet, […]

Space for Rent: Wait Just One Minute


  Tweet of the Day: Cathedral Collapse Crushes Congregants ——– From the Texas Republican Party Platform (2012): Knowledge-Based Education – We oppose the teaching of Higher Order Thinking Skills (HOTS) (values clarification), critical thinking skills and similar programs that are simply a relabeling of Outcome-Based Education (OBE) (mastery learning) which focus on behavior modification and […]