So, after creating an account with youtube and uploading my video, I had to wait HOURS for it to be processed. It finally was so hopefully it will attach correctly to this post. Sorry that it is just getting up now. WordPress wouldn’t let me just upload it to a post so I had to […]
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When I was younger, Archie comics served as my constant companions. I was hooked on Betty, Veronica, Archie, Reggie, Jughead, Moose, Ethel, etc. and their drama filled story blocks. I actually still have all of them in boxes under my bed at home. Comics are just easier to understand. Not only do you have the […]
Apparently our class aren’t the only ones who are still fond of the Oregon Trail….Click here to play an Oregon Trail-ish game that I happened to run across while randomly surfing the internet
So I’m reading all of this fun stuff about kids programming robots and I’m feeling a little left out. We never got to do that kind of stuff in my schools. We did have a pet gerbil that ran around in one of those balls and a bear that the kid of the week got […]
I would agree that television is addictive. Everyone gets hooked on certain shows, like Lost or Grey’s Anatomy. Or some get sucked into reality television like Flavor of Love or Dancing with the Stars. Think about American Idol. Without viewers, that show wouldn’t exist. Look at the people who have won AI but whom didn’t […]
The article below is from Foxnews.com. Here is the link: http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,331393,00.html When does gaming go too far? DELHI, La. — A call mistakenly made by a victorious video gamer led to his arrest on an outstanding warrant. Authorities arrested Thomas Ballard, 29, of Delhi, early Monday after a woman reported receiving a late-night call from […]
I can’t remember if it was in this class that we talked about schools regulating student’s usage of the internet or not. The conversation was about how schools would give students computers to use but the computers were so locked down that they could barely use google. I found some articles today on the regulation […]
I saw a comic today in the Washington Post that refers to this class and its topics in many different ways. In short, it was perfect. So I’ve decided to add it here for everyone’s benefit.