Daily Archives: November 20, 2013

“Please, Mom. This is What They Teach Us in School. When You Hear the Siren, You Need to Go Somewhere Safe”

On 17 November 2013 in Washington, Illinois, Brevin Hunter, age six, heard the emergency siren as he was playing the game Minecraft on his Xbox. He begged, “Please, Mom. Let’s go down in the basement.” His mother, Lisa Hunter, heard … Continue reading

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Ask Amy: Advice to a Mother Who has Difficulty Accepting Her Son’s Homosexuality

An excerpt:  “DEAR AMY: I recently discovered that my son, who is 17, is a homosexual. […] Please help him make the right choice in life by not being gay. He won’t listen to me, so maybe he will listen … Continue reading

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Check Out the Cosplay of Melvinopolis, aka Melvin of the United States

Source: Melvinopolis, “Katsucon 2013: First Child.” Deviantart. Accessed 20 November 2013. http://melvinopolis.deviantart.com/art/Katsucon-2013-First-Child-360941198 Rei Ayanami (Evangelion 3.0) made and worn by Melvinopolis Photographer: SoulFirePhotography http://soulfirephotography.deviantart.com Source: Melvinopolis, “Katsucon 2013: Third Impact.” Deviantart. Accessed 20 November 2013. http://melvinopolis.deviantart.com/art/Katsucon-2013-Third-Impact-378484266 Rei: Melvinopolis Asuka: 06tatto … Continue reading

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Driver Education Sometimes Goes Very Badly Wrong, But at Least One Teacher Did the Right Thing

Sometimes, schools try to teach teens not to text and drive or not to drink and drive by showing them photographs or videos of horrible accidents. Sometimes, this backfires in a major way because a student relives the death of … Continue reading

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Incredible Street Art from Plastic Jesus

Source of Above Photographs: http://curioushistory.com/post/67423985299/street-art-from-plastic-jesus#.UoyzwKV19bV Source of Above Photograph: http://www.plasticjesus.net/photo-wall/#prettyPhoto%5Bpj_gal%5D/13/ For More Information: http://www.plasticjesus.net Check out some FREE eBooks about good deeds (and some books for SALE, and some FREE literature discussion guides): http://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/bruceb For some stories of good deeds … Continue reading

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King Rex Brynen

Source: Chriz, “What my professor replied with when asked by a bunch of students for an extension on an essay.” Imgur. 19 November 2013 http://imgur.com/gallery/BrS9VXQ/new Rex “King” Brynen, Department of Political Science, Faculty of Arts, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Q: What advice … Continue reading

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