Daily Archives: April 8, 2012

10 Significant Mike Wallace Moments

Mike Wallace has passed on.  In this post, I’ll list what I consider to be ten significant Mike Wallace moments. 1. 60 Minutes would be on in my household every Sunday night.  And Mike Wallace would be the first anchor … Continue reading

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The Unwritten Rules of Social Relationships 8: Aspergian Scholarship

For my write-up today on The Unwritten Rules of Social Relationships, by Temple Grandin and Sean Barron, I will use as my starting-point something that Temple says on page 98: “…children and adults with ASD can often be very good … Continue reading

Posted in Asperger's, Autism, Life, School

On the Importance of Outcomes

At church this morning, a lady who works at a domestic violence shelter spoke to us.  She was telling us about her uncomfortable experiences of trying to raise money for the shelter, when potential donors ask her what the outcome … Continue reading

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A Contract with the Earth 8

I have two items for my write-up today on A Contract with the Earth, by Newt Gingrich and Terry Maple: 1.  I’ve written more than one post in which I’ve tried to understand and define Newt Gingrich’s stance on global … Continue reading

Posted in Environment, George W. Bush, Political Philosophy, Politics