A Letter To His Students

G3 from south of the border shares this wonderful, ‘must-read’ letter…. A letter to my students by Michael O’Hare Welcome to Berkeley, probably still the best public university in the world. Meet your classmates, the best group of partners you can find anywhere. The percentages for grades on exams, papers, etc. in my courses always…

Sweet September: My Son Is So NOT Allowed To See This

……what ever it costs please, please keep this video away from my son. Well………………. now what? Any recommendation for a good pair of earplugs? Also, too how about a super-duper headache remedy? I am so gonna hear earful about a certain puppy needing to come home. Ummmmmmm, just when I thought I managed to keep…

Sweet September: Must See Video

JMS from California shares this amazing video of the one and only Hans Rosling. Eventhough this is old, it is worth every minute of your time. Please share this fantastic presentation will all your dear and near. Ladies and gentlemen, here it is….. When Will India And China Surpass The Rest Of The World? Hurrah…

Joe Klein Nails What Puzzled Me

President’s oval office speech: I watched it as I usually do all his speeches. At the end of each speech, while I may not have agreed with everything he said I always felt charged, energised and very, very thankful he is at the wheel. But tonight, ummmm, tonight I was baffled and I could not…

Jeff Merkley,This Week’s TDPP Hero

for this….. Mosque: Don’t blame friends for acts of enemies (…..snip….) As Thomas Jefferson said, “The constitutional freedom of religion [is] the most inalienable and sacred of all human rights.” It is no accident that the right to worship in accordance with one’s own conscience is enshrined in the First Amendment. But, many mosque opponents…