Ken Robinson: How Schools Kill Creativity (TED Talks)

Sir Ken Robinson - How Schools Kill Creativity

Sir Ken Robinson's TED talk "How Schools Kill Creativity" is really resonating with me, perhaps because I'm a relatively newly minted father, but also because of experiences of my own education. In this 2006 talk, Robinson expounds in hilarious and insightful fashion about how the education systems worldwide are mostly geared towards producing candidates for the … Continue reading Ken Robinson: How Schools Kill Creativity (TED Talks)

Abstinence Not Education

Will things go to crap on episode 52 of Nothing Serious? The guys talk poop transplants to save lives, building a podcasting personality, babies with more than 2 parents, the failures of abstinence-only sex education, Florida teachers who are too drunk to stand, and "sex week" at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville. Stories mentioned in this episode … Continue reading Abstinence Not Education

Wait, What Debate? – Dr. Pepper Facebook Advert Ignites Evolution Debate

Dr Pepper - Evolution of Flavor

Via Mashable comes word of how the Dr. Pepper advert below set off a debate about evolution that, as I write this, has garnered over 24,319 likes, 2314 shares and more than 3,300 comments. Why? The advert, in no-subtle way, supports evolution - as well it should. Dr Pepper set off a heated debate over evolution on Thursday after … Continue reading Wait, What Debate? – Dr. Pepper Facebook Advert Ignites Evolution Debate