Friday, December 17, 2010

What's wrong with loud?

At a dinner theater opening recently, I had an almost impossible time conversing with my companions because of the sound level for the background music. During the show ... READ MORE
I wonder... what you think.

Monday, October 11, 2010

What is the use of Potential?

There is innate Potential in everything. An acorn encapsules the potential of an oak, each seed the start of something bigger. A tree yet holds more potential ... READ MORE
I wonder... what you think.

Saturday, October 9, 2010

What's OLD got to do with age?

Today is the 70th anniversary of John Lennon's birth, and this year is Elvis' 75th! That's amazing.

Hearing numbers in the 70s makes you think OLD; they would have ... READ MORE
I wonder... what you think.

Saturday, July 17, 2010

How can kids' values be improved?

Reading the New York Times article "Online Bullies Pull Schools Into the Fray" by Jan Hoffman makes me wonder: How can kids' values be improved?

When LA lawyer Evan S. Cohen sued over his eighth-grade daughter's two-day suspension for after-school cyberbullying and kept her derogatory video posted on YouTube (see What's wrong with adult response to cyberabuse?), he was certainly setting an example – a bad one – for his child, her friends, every other student in the school, and the community as a whole. Every adult should have been incensed that he was perpetuating the abuse... READ MORE
I wonder... what you think.

Friday, July 16, 2010

What's wrong with adult response to cyberabuse?

Reading the New York Times article "Online Bullies Pull Schools Into the Fray" by Jan Hoffman makes me wonder: What's wrong with adult response to cyberabuse?

Evan S. Cohen, an LA lawyer, sued his eighth-grade daughter's school district when she was suspended for two days for after-school cyberbullying. The girl had posted on YouTube a mean-spirited video with sexual slurs about another eighth-grade girl, which her father admits "wasn’t a nice thing to do."

However, he claims... READ MORE
I wonder... what you think.

Sunday, February 28, 2010

ARCHIVE LIST for February 2010

February 1Why is there no easy answer?
February 4How do words have such impact?
February 7What have you dreamed up lately?
February 9What do you value?
February 10How do we choose our values?
February 13How does nature do it?
February 15Why do you think?
February 18Why does business need customer service?
February 21What is the point of anger?
February 24What is the value of the "should"s?
February 28What do you think?

What do you think?

There are basically two kinds of people in the world: People who read and think and people who listen and want to be told what to think.

In this era, like every one in the past, it is far easier to...  READ MORE
I wonder... what you think.