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Doctors around the whirled have long pushed Statins as a magical mystery tour of health and eternal yute. That might have to be amended to "infernal" instead. By forcefully (and I mean forcefully) ...
by agnostic
Comment Count 29 comments on Mon Mar 09, 2015 at 12:42 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
Tonight's piece is a co-production of NY Brit Expat and Geminijen. What we decided we wanted to do was to allow women to speak for themselves, so we reproduced some quotes from these women. We ...
by Geminijen
Comment Count 64 comments on Sun Mar 08, 2015 at 03:00 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
Hey there, y'all- good evening, and welcome to our monthly 1st Sunday free-for-all, wherein we yap, joke, 'meet and greet', and just generally try to enjoy ourselves and not be serious- there are ...
by postmodernista
Comment Count 33 comments on Sun Mar 01, 2015 at 04:00 PM PST with 20 Recommends
"Cultural Marxism," described as a conspiratorial ...
by annieli
Comment Count 72 comments on Sun Mar 22, 2015 at 03:09 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
As we discover [http://exoplanetarchive.ipac.caltech.edu/ thousands of exoplanets], the interest in life outside our blue marble has renewed. The various searches for [http://phl.upr.edu/projects/...
by Wee Mama
Comment Count 41 comments on Mon Feb 16, 2015 at 11:37 AM PST with 22 Recommends
by Michael Strickland This is an update of my April 29 diary:
by The Book Bear
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Dec 25, 2014 at 08:57 PM PST with 22 Recommends
Houston class led by Teach For America corps member; UPDATE: 12/23/14 8:00 MST At the same time I was writing this diary yesterday, Judy Ferro was publishing a column in the Idaho Press Tribune ...
by The Book Bear
Comment Count 66 comments on Tue Dec 23, 2014 at 07:17 AM PST with 44 Recommends
I've always loved Jerry Harste's work. I often repeat the adage that we have spent a lot of time teaching our children to read, but not enough time teaching them to learn to love to read. As I ...
by The Book Bear
Comment Count 6 comments on Sat Dec 06, 2014 at 03:12 PM PST with 10 Recommends
This past weekend I spent almost ten hours reading, commenting upon and correcting student papers. I teach freshman in Government (including one section of AP) and seniors in AP Economics (3 ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Sep 29, 2014 at 06:16 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
We meet Sundays 7pm eastkost time/4pm leftkost, 3 or so hrs to fit a part of everyone's afternoon/evening. We also pub & republish diaries over the week : kosmail to one of our active admins ( ...
by mettle fatigue
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Sep 25, 2014 at 04:00 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
We meet Sundays 7pm eastkost time, 4pm leftkost, 3 or so hrs to fit a part of everyone's afternoon/ evening. We also pub& republish diaries over the week : kosmail to one of our active admins ( ...
by mettle fatigue
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Sep 17, 2014 at 04:33 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Paul Krugman, of The New York Times have developed a theory to explain why conservatives do not seem to be learning from their errors - they are not using an evidence based ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Jul 07, 2014 at 05:53 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
SHORT VERSION: I admire people's desire to get to the root of NM's specious evaluation system. However, I think we’re asking the wrong questions. The questions shouldn’t come down to how the ...
by brazmunkee
Comment Count 6 comments on Sat Jul 05, 2014 at 06:06 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Today would be Terun's and my third anniversary and second as a married couple. It would also be his 50th birthday. I am glad I am here at The Rock, sitting just feet from the memorial garden where ...
by commonmass
Comment Count 100 comments on Sun Jun 15, 2014 at 05:00 PM PDT with 78 Recommends
I just read the Cartoon Introduction to Climate Change , which I'm about to highly recommend to you and anyone you have ever known. I'll even tease you with pretty previews of the book's pages, below.
by cgibosn
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Jun 11, 2014 at 07:17 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
LaVar Burton is trying to bring back Reading Rainbow to help kids learn to read and have a love of reading and learning. He has started a kickstarter campaign to raise the funds. Please ...
by prettymeadow
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Jun 03, 2014 at 11:02 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
I recently came across a bit of information here on KosAbility that wound up having a pretty significant impact for me. It was in mettle fatigue's diary KosAbility: Your Microbiome - the Great Big ...
by Darwinian Detritus
Comment Count 82 comments on Sun May 25, 2014 at 04:00 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
I'm going to once again set aside the theme I'd adopted and planned to use this month, for something that came up for me and more or less demanded, in my personal estimation, to be shared. The last ...
by Kit RMP
Comment Count 30 comments on Tue May 20, 2014 at 02:00 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
Not content to want to destroy the profession of teaching by emphasizing union busting charter schools, and after Washington state got its "Race to the Bottom" funding pulled because it wouldn't ...
by zenbassoon
Comment Count 825 comments on Sun Apr 27, 2014 at 06:34 AM PDT with 355 Recommends
I heard that today - and it was the close to one of the most heartening conversations about politics I've had in a while. I spend a lot of time in activist circles, so my default political ...
by Katie in PA
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Apr 23, 2014 at 10:23 PM PDT with 28 Recommends