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Monthly Archives: May 2008

Jason Graduates

Jason’s pre-school class graduated last night in a nice ceremony including a “march” (in felt “mortarboard” caps), songs from the kids and comments on each graduate from their teacher as the diplomas were handed out. As a side drama, everyone in the place seemed to

Wal-Mart’s Video Troubles

This is actually old news now, but it’s still worth posting. Seems Wal-Mart is being haunted by some old videos they had a freelancer shoot for them years ago. At issue is whether the videographer was really hired “on a handshake.” If he was, he

Too Smart for School?

We pretty much decided before we even had kids that homeschooling was the way to go, but now that Jason and Scott are in our lives, we’re more convinced than ever. The boys are both frighteningly intelligent, and public education is ill-equipped to deal with

“Darth Vader” versus Church of Jedi

The Dark Lord of the Sith on crutches, with a garbage bag for a cape. A “church” of Star Wars movie worshippers. A two and a half gallon box of wine. Put them all together and what could possibly go wrong? The sad part is,