By: Mike McDaniel As a teacher of English, one of my primary tasks is choosing materials.Which plays, short stories, books, essays and other accompanying materials are best for my students? While my school, and all schools, generally agree on certain titles for specific grades—Romeo and Juliet for 9th grade, Julius Caesarfor 10th grade, etc.—individual teachers often have considerable discretion in choosing the rest.
By: Mike McDaniel It continues to be amusing, and pathetic, to hear the legacy media squeal about President Trump’s horrible breaches of Americanism and patriotism. Why, Mr. Trump is undermining the very foundations of democracy! He’s un-American! The irony of one of the least patriotic, most anti-American, organs in existence [Read More]
In America, the term Right Wing is misused to imply that conservative Americans are fascists lusting for world domination; in fact, the opposite is true. (As my regular readers (to whom I am endlessly grateful) know, I was away from my blog for some time caring for a relative who [Read More]
If illegal aliens can vote for San Francisco school board members, why can’t non-resident business owners in San Francisco vote for pro-business policies? Here’s a tip if you want to look smart or, perhaps, even be smart: Hang around with smart people. I’m fortunate in that I have found smart [Read More]