Monthly Archives: October 2014

Class Size

On Class Size Some of this fall’s election issues deal with class size.  Smaller is better seems obvious, especially when our state ranks 47th in the nation in this regard. Making classes smaller would cost money, of course.  The Seattle … Continue reading

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Guns, Football, and Motorcycles

Guns, Football and Motorcycles – Danger vs. Risk Much ado about possibly very little in the news these days.  Playing football leads to brain damage, shooting guns will fill you with lead even if you’re never hit by a bullet, and … Continue reading

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A Reading Assignment For You

Reading assignment for this week: Chuck Yeager’s autobiography: Think you’re tough?  67 years ago today (October 14th), Chuck Yeager broke the sound barrier in the X1 experimental jet plane. He did this despite a broken rib that he kept secret. … Continue reading

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An Adult Approach to Physical Fitness

An Adult Approach to Physical Fitness “Getting in shape.” This is a goal of so many who are fortunate to live in an area of the world with access to plentiful food and the economic status to purchase it. Sometimes … Continue reading

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