Category Archives: Bullying

“I am what I am, and that’s all that I am.”

When I was a young fat kid. Popeye gave me the key to a happy life.  I used to worry about what I should be rather than what I was. It warped my responses to almost everything around me.  In some … Continue reading

Posted in Bullying, education, Society, sports, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Trust

The problem of this election is not one of demagoguery, personal accusations and ill manners, it is one of trust. Who can we trust? Can we trust the candidates as both have shown the ability to lie at will? Can … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Elections, Bullying, Cable News, education, elections, Political Correctness, politics, Society, The Future, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Teen-wolf, A parable in too many words

The young wolf was concerned. He had noticed that the alpha female was ignoring him and the alpha male spent most of his time making the young wolf’s life a living hell. Slashing, taking his food, snarling when he came … Continue reading

Posted in Bullying, Creative Problem Solving, education, Society, The Future, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The KGBear

Socio-biologists note that the Russian Bear (sometimes known as the KGBear) is out of hibernation and foraging widely in almost record numbers. Many believe this is occurring in an attempt to regain weight lost after the long hard cold “war”….. … Continue reading

Posted in Bullying, politics, Society | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

The Future of Bullying

I keep reading about all of the effort being spent protecting kids from bullies, a laudable but nearly impossible task to complete. Instead of using all of our resources trying unsuccessfully to protect kids from bullies perhaps we might be … Continue reading

Posted in Bullying, education, Political Correctness, Society, teaching, The Future, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

Is It True That “Fat People Got No Reason To Live?”

Is fat destined to become the next word that is not mentioned in polite company and known only as a letter?  Of course there will be some confusion as another word currently is sometimes called the “F” word.  I have … Continue reading

Posted in Bullying, humor, Political Correctness, Society, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Should We Bully Bullies?

Every school has their share of bullies and believe it or not, media and political attention aside, it is probably a much smaller percentage of the school population now than it was 40 years ago. Bullies exist everywhere, bosses co-workers, … Continue reading

Posted in Bullying, education, teaching, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment