Eat Lunch Where??

While studying geology one day, the teacher was showing us how to read a map. After explaining latitude, longitude, degrees, and minutes she asked, “If I asked you to meet me for lunch at 23 degrees, 4 minutes north latitude and 45 degrees, 15 minutes east longitude . . .?” After a long silence, I … More Eat Lunch Where??

Bribe Backfired!!

In high school, I had a teacher who was particularly tough. Mrs.Beck gave me a tough grade on a project that I thought was unfair. It was around Valentine’s Day so I got her a nice box of chocolates, thinking she might change her mind. I included a card that said, “Be mine!” three next … More Bribe Backfired!!

State Your Name!!

When I was a kid it I was always in trouble. We were memorizing the states one day when the teacher asked me to name them. I named 40. He said when he was my age he could name them all. I told him that was unfair because when he was my age there were … More State Your Name!!