Monthly Archives: May 2014

John V. Karavitis – essay from “Roald Dahl & Philosophy” mentioned in book review!!!!!

http://allsortsofbooks.blogspot.com/2014/05/roald-dahl-and-philosophy-edited-by.html From the book review: My favourite chapter is Matilda and the Philosophy of Education: or, What’s an Education for? In this chapter, three schools of education – essentialism, progressivism and romanticism is examined through the book Matilda and its … Continue reading

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YouTube CSS not loading. Reason: Adobe Flashplayer 13 has bugs

The Macromedia page that allows you to change settings for Adobe Flash doesn’t work either. In Internet Explorer you have to “Show All Content,” even then, the Macromedia control webpage doesn’t help. https://www.macromedia.com/support/documentation/en/flashplayer/help/settings_manager04.html Because the CSS style sheets don’t properly … Continue reading

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In the middle of watching “Escape From Tomorrow.” Current opinion:

I’m glad I never wasted any time/money going to DisneyWorld in Florida. That’s the LAMEST AND MOST BORING theme park I’ve EVER seen!!! http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2187884/

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Hostsman update now making YouTube unusable – SOLUTION: Turn Hostsman off!

I have Hostsman installed on my PC in order to further block ads. Well, a recent update of a day ir so ago made all the style sheets in YouTube not work. Solution: Turn off Hostsman. Wait a while for … Continue reading

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Another worthless “trolling for resumes” email from the idiots at CRS Group, “a nationwide staffing firm.”

Here’s the email. My response to these dumbshits is below. Enjoy the larfs! From: Kathleen England Sent: Wednesday, May 7, 2014 11:11 AM To: xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: Data Processor/Vernon Hills, IL John My name is Kathleen England and I am a … Continue reading

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Netflix’s “House of Cards” – S1E3 – Why America’s educational system is completely broken.

Follow the money. Follow the teachers’ union. Follow the political nonsense. Result: Nothing gets done, and America’s kids remain uneducated.

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IT’S OFFICIAL: AMERICA’S JOB MARKET STILL DEAD!

http://washington.cbslocal.com/2014/05/02/report-more-than-92-million-americans-remain-out-of-labor-force/ We will have to wait for the end of the Obama administration, or the repeal of Obamacare, for this to end. I hope everyone has enjoyed the Liberal Nightmare.

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Paradoxically, Internet job boards have created a two-tier job market.

You would think that having jobs posted on the Internet could only benefit people. For employers, you get the widest possible pool of applicants. For job seekers, you get the widest possible pool of opportunities. Except….. (1) With HUNDREDS, if … Continue reading

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