As you probably (hopefully) know by now, I’ll be taking over the running of our weekly Snubby Awards from our esteemed Cookie Monster starting next week. But I’d like your feedback. So, please — offer up category suggestions and what … Continue reading The September 1st Night Thread Wants YOUR Input on the Snubbies!
It’s September 1st, so seems like a good time for another edition of the Avocado’s occasional education discussion. About 5 years ago, the LA Unified School District spent about a billion-with-a-b dollars on ipads for about a 650,000 students. The … Continue reading Dark Sarcasm in the Classroom: Technology in the Classroom
Pet photos go here! Continue reading Pet Thread: Sleeps In (9/1)
It’s the first day of September, my favorite month!! Here are a few fabulous people that were born today: Zendaya Lily Tomlin Glora Estefan Here’s a Fabulous September Song!!! Great to jam to!! Continue reading First Day of September Day Thread (9/1)
On April 30, 1973, Richard Nixon announced a shocking political purge. As the Watergate scandal spiraled beyond Nixon’s control, he forced the resignations of his two closest aides, H.R. Haldeman and John Ehrlichman, beleaguered Attorney General Richard Kleindienst, and (less … Continue reading How We Got Here: The Saturday Night Massacre
To welcome intrepid Politicados this fine-ish first weekend of September 2018, your unfocused WPT host presents a total of 10 paragraphs on three pressing political topics. And, as scattered as this thin gruel of galumphing gadflying gets, it manages to … Continue reading The Weekend Politics Thread Suffers Succotash