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Teaching Middle School Geometry


My first year of “real teaching” found me in a 6th grade class – Middle School – where teachers age like the president  – teaching math. While I am proficient at math, it is not my favorite subject. [ Read More ]

Robin Hood Pays the Cable Bill

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March 15, 2014– My Dearest Secret Diary.  Shrink Shake, an esteemed member of the Smiles For All Board of Amusement, shared this most unusual dream with me: [ Read More ]

Mario House


I found this house when visiting a friend in Foix. It’s painted to be Mario themed! [ Read More ]

Bacon Mushroom Ger!


The other day, I witnessed a fast-food chain’s staff meeting. The boss was furious. Somebody forgotten to put the burger inside of the hamburger buns. [ Read More ]

Never Too Much Gnocchi

I was the baby of a very, very Italian family. My mother was a tough woman with a kind heart and wonderful sense of humor. She had thick, muscular arms from keeping the home; doing all the cleaning, child-rearing, and cooking. She cooked everything from scratch; from bread to pasta to pastries of all sorts. … [ Read More ]

Gas Got Expensive


This is a real amount that a fuel station tried to charge me for fuel in western New York. I know gas prices have gone up, but this is ridiculous! [ Read More ]

The Three Stooges Practice Medicine… Literally!

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True story – I did a rotation as a medical resident with a Dr. Kerley. [ Read More ]

The Three Little Pigs

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The Three Little Pigs have been part of all our childhood memories. So I was happy to get ahold of the book that my mom used to read to me as a kid. The fact that I would be reading the same book to my first born made me excited. [ Read More ]

I Danced With Brooke Shields!! [VIDEO]

Ivan Jenson tells the hilarious true story of the night he danced with Brooke Shields at a trendy downtown New York City night club called Rex. Art, European disco, coleslaw and sushi… this is a story you don’t want to miss! [ Read More ]

Free Wifi


I found this free wifi sign on campus. To be exact, in Faculty of Science and Mathematics building. [ Read More ]

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