Category: comments from others

  • Brilliant Bits: What everybody knows and nobody talks about

    Although this blog mostly describes my life and writing, I also use it to store various things I find online. Sometimes if it’s short I’ll mention it on Facebook posts or something similar, there are enough nuggets of wisdom, I usually will save them for reference. This is especially true for Reddit and elsewhere; yesterday…

  • What HS Teachers will never tell their students

    Ok, I won’t make a habit of doing these kinds of posts, but here are the best answers from a reddit question of teachers. ********************** One day you’re going to come across people who are not being paid to tolerate you, and all of a sudden life is going to become considerably more difficult. ***…

  • Ordinary people complain about the IRS (and Trump)

    I am a New York Times junkie (I received a discounted rate which has never expired). The articles are first rate, but sometimes the reader comments are more interesting than the actual articles. After NYT published its shocking investigative report about the Trump family’s $400 million tax fraud (summarized here), I found the comments harrowing to…

  • Carnival of Fun at MOMA

    Responding to   an article by Claudia La Rocca about this provocative MOMA exhibit featuring live nude models, here are some entertaining and interesting comments from readers (See below). Three  brief comments: As amazing as it sounds, but after looking through Youtube and Google Images, I could not find a single image by   Marina Abramovic that…