PintasticNE 2017 The Vendors

Of course PintasticNE is more than just great pinball machines to play, it also has vendors who provides products that make play even better. Like the folks at Tilt Graphics and Pingraffix who demonstrated their wares on their own machine The folks at Pinbox 3000 who make cardboard pinball fun and affordable The Bit Bar … Continue reading PintasticNE 2017 The Vendors

Report from Louisiana: End of Summer, New Curriculum, Back to School

By:  Pat Austin SHREVEPORT – Shortest summer ever.  I report back to work Thursday with a series of workshops and on our new high school ELA curriculum and students report back to class August 2.  When I first started teaching twenty years ago, my first report date was August 25; seems like it backs up … Continue reading Report from Louisiana: End of Summer, New Curriculum, Back to School

Defeat rather than disclosure for Michael Mann

I have very little time so today I want to point you to this story via Stacy McCain at the American thinker about Michael Mann the fellow suing Mark Steyn et/all Mann had refused to produce his data for the court (in support of his own case), claiming that it was “proprietary.” After missing a … Continue reading Defeat rather than disclosure for Michael Mann