I paced the Fort 14 a 14 mile road race in Fort Atkinson, WI last Saturday. My pace time was 12:30/mile for a 2:55 finish. For some reason they put my race sign on a huge, heavy dowel so by mile 10 I felt like I was lugging around a tree branch.. I wouldn consider us benefited from capitalism considering the rate of inflation our country is going in. Sure, electronics are more accessible because we advance technologically through supply and demand. However its also very wasteful, as capitalism only works on a system with infinite resources.
The Cartoon: Cathy and the Cost of a Cup of CoffeeRecently, I wrote an article about budgeting with Harry Potter for a middle school math classroom setting. The cartoon that I will be sharing in this article went along perfectly with that unit and used the popular cartoon of “Cathy”. In this cartoon, “Cathy” was standing in line buying coffee at her local coffee store and complaining about the cost of coffee each day in comparison to the price of gas.
In one corner, Mirror Mirror, a snarky retelling of the Snow White fairy tale. In the other, Wrath of the Titans, the sequel to the widely panned remake from 2010. Continue reading this post. Tapping activates the display, while swiping up brings Glances, which are like mini apps showing everything from weather to stock info to where your Uber car is. Like Google’s Android Wear cards, these can be tapped to launch the full app. Click on an Instagram photo, and you get a mini Instagram app.
I’ve had it. That’s it,” before using the plane’s inflatable emergency slide to make his triumphant getaway.It might be one of the most perfect resignations ever dignified, succinct, with a nice dramatic finish and it got us fantasizing about all the pop culture inspired ways we’d like to stick it to the man. They range from Peter Finch’s “I’m mad as hell” theatrics in Network (1976) to the straight up aggression of the fast food worker in Half Baked (1998) who signs off with a hail of F bombs and tossed hamburgers.
The federal government doesn subsidize them. If the federal government abolished food assistance programs, section 8 housing, medicaid, etc, Walmart wouldn have to raise wages. In fact, they might be able to reduce them because their employees would need to work more hours to earn a living, and more people would enter the labor force since government no longer covers their living expenses..
Wrath of the TitansIt’s a box office battle of mythic proportions this weekend as remixed fables and fairy tales go head to head. In one corner, Mirror Mirror, a snarky retelling of the Snow White fairy tale. In the other, Wrath of the Titans, the sequel to the widely panned remake from 2010.