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Rookie mistake

So I just finished a “crucial conversation” with an irate parent demanding I fire one of my professors for the crime of terrorizing his straight-A student with a failing exam grade. While demanding to know how this happened, I asked … Continue reading

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AM/PM/PJ

Since I’m now working remotely from home, I got up and changed from my sleeping pajamas into my work pajamas. These are weird times we’re living in.

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Bad moon rising II

So in the space of 24 hours, both my presentation at the Sanford Deep Underground Lab AND my keynote address at the MAA section meeting have been cancelled. To no one in particular, I joked: “They say it’s the coronavirus, … Continue reading

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When God closes one door, he drives a truck through another

A postscript to¬†yersterday’s¬†post. I left a message with Black Hills Doors about my smashed up garage door, knowing that since they were closed on the weekends, I wouldn’t hear back from them until Monday to even schedule a repair estimate. … Continue reading

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Epiphany

I just watched a hillbilly banjo band do a kickass mash-up of “Uptown Funk” and “Play That Funky Music” and now I believe anything is possible. #centralstatesfair #rockbottomboys

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