Are Your Kids Having a House Party?

By:  Pat Austin SHREVEPORT – I’ve written before about the negative effects of cell phones on our youth but this article in the Wall Street Journal only confirms what I already know.  Our kids are addicted to phones, so much so that it is detrimental not only to their classroom performance, their attention levels, and … Continue reading Are Your Kids Having a House Party?

Are We Addicted to our Cell Phones?

SHREVEPORT – As a high-school English teacher I have long struggled with the distraction of cell phones in the classroom.  I know many teachers who have struggled with this issue and have found various ways to deal with it – most often simply incorporating that technology as an instructional tool.  I’ve seen “Cell Phone Jail” … Continue reading Are We Addicted to our Cell Phones?

Technology Jobs with High Salaries

Some of the most lucrative career paths that you can pursue are those found within the broader field of technology. Check out the short list of technology jobs below if you’re hoping to land a job that will allow you to enjoy the perks of a high salary. Software Engineer Software engineers play an integral … Continue reading Technology Jobs with High Salaries

Voices of the Vendors Biblezon at the Catholic Marketing Trade Show

I speak to Mosongo Oong of Biblezon at the Catholic Marketing Trade Show their web page is here, their twitter account is here. Their facebook page is here. Their Youtube page is here.

Kate Upton et/al learn about “The Cloud” the hard way

Was it only 30 days ago that I was complementing Kate Upton on her discretion and common sense for explaining why she doesn't do nude shots?: with social media and the internet and not-so-great blogs and the attention like that, I don’t think that my pictures would be received in the way that I’d want … Continue reading Kate Upton et/al learn about “The Cloud” the hard way

Yes I’m Complementing the Mass DOR

My opinion on taxes in Massachusetts and the general court that votes for them is well-known but I do have one thing to say about the Massachusetts DOR. You've GOT to love their online filing system. If you qualify (and odds are you will) you can e-file through the site for free and the e-file … Continue reading Yes I’m Complementing the Mass DOR

One thing I would add to Stacy’s post about shoe leather…

is that when you meet people face to face there is a different dynamic, you build up contacts who can inform you that can really add to your knowledge of events. Dan is a good guy who is making some good points but without being there the feel of the district is not conveyed: Scott: … Continue reading One thing I would add to Stacy’s post about shoe leather…

Voices of the CNMC Friar Roderic Burke of Airmaria.com

Friar Roderic tell us all about airmaria.com I've never seen a Friar who's look more shouts "Friar" than him. Other than the gray robe of the order of Maximilian Kobe (Feast day Saturday) doesn't he just look like he could walk right on the set of the 1950's series The Adventures of Robin Hood and … Continue reading Voices of the CNMC Friar Roderic Burke of Airmaria.com