Monthly Archives: June 2010

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Attention all idiots with babies: The movie theater is not a daycare center. That is all. As you might have guessed, we went to the movies the other day, where we saw the new, Jackie-Chain-infused Karate Kid.   With its … Continue reading

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Joke time: Spring 2010

Each semester, I offer students a last chance for extra credit by writing their favorite joke or riddle on their crib sheet, with extra credit assigned based purely on how funny I think it is. Here are some of the … Continue reading

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I didn't fail the test, I just found 100 ways to do it wrong

The spirit of blog 0 out of 5 is summed up as follows: even if you have no clue about how to answer a test question, write down something… anything… in the hopes of partial credit.   Here are 0/5 … Continue reading

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The moment you cheat for the sake of beauty, you know you're an artist

Cheat sheets are paradoxical things when I was a student: the more thought I put into making one, the less likely I actually needed to use it during the test.   For me, designing a cheat sheet was one of … Continue reading

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