A little something

July 22, 2006

A little something Originally uploaded by complicitytheory. Care for a small amarone? Note the boyscout knife. Taken Wednesday afternoon, Georgian Bay. That’s a half bottle, and I’m 7’1″. Photo taken by cheddo cheeze.

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Morning Glory I

July 22, 2006

Morning Glory I Originally uploaded by complicitytheory. I had 20 blooms yesterday, when I took this. Only 17 today.

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Knights of the Round Table – Star Trek TOS

July 19, 2006

Rochelle pointed us to the YouTube Knights of the Round Table – Star Trek TOS video. This has really got to be an artform of, rather than imposed on, the internet and technology. As with everything, you gotta start lowbrow.

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Transylvanian Society of Dracula :

July 18, 2006

Just got an email from Mark Benecke (AKA Dr Doom, Dr Maggot, Maggot Man) just emailed to tell me that he’s incorporated all my Romanian and Transylvanian Society of Dracula pictures from 2003 in Transylvanian Society of Dracula (TSD): Congresses, Symposia, Tours, and Vampire Links and along with my old post Thoughts on the Dracula […]

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Parent Alarmed by KFC

July 18, 2006

This is sweet. How come this story has to come to me from India? I would hope that it came to me from parents on the street where I live. Perhaps i’m not listening hard enough: ChildCareExchange.com – View Past EED – Parent Alarmed by KFC My three year old doesn’t know to read ABC […]

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Star Education Forum

July 17, 2006

My good friend Joel was just interviewed for the star’s Education Forum. I’m just redoing a photo of him for the site. He says that they told him that they have the most visited education blog! Have a look, and you’ll see. Hee hee hee.

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Fall Teaching

July 17, 2006

I just got my teaching assignment for the fall: CLD121 Critical Thinking and the Reflective Practitioner Section 1 – Tuesday 12-3pm, SHE554 Section 2 – Tuesday 8-11am, KHW057 Section 3 – Monday 8-11am, EPH204 Department Meeting – Monday 12-2pm (periodic) I’m not sure what I or my students will be thinking about getting up for […]

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YouTube – A Beginners Guide

July 16, 2006

This video will be compulsory in my winterclass, I hope: YouTube – A Beginners Guide To Faking Your Death On The Internet. It is very much like the chapter Learning Cyberspace: An Educational View that Joel and I wrote for Ann R’s Building Virtual Communities: Learning and Change in Cyberspace. Cambridge Unviersity Press, 2002. Cept […]

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European Union of Canada

July 16, 2006

Timothy Garton Ash has a brilliant piece in the UK Guardian Weekly, On the wrong continent, about why Canada is more EU than EU is… and why we ‘rulz’. DO check it out. Driving through Toronto last week I saw a shiny black 4×4 with an English flag sticking out of one side window and […]

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Ivan Illich Online

July 15, 2006

Preservenet has the FULL TEXT of many of Ivan Illich‘s works including Deschooling Society which is, to me, the one book any one who pretends to be an educator must read.

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