Category: Musings

When You Have To Rely On Public Transportation

Driving a car ended for me in 2013. When I had a stroke, I said good-bye to my car.  My appreciation for other people who lost their license due to illness or aging suddenly became acutely apparent.  I never realized how hard it was to be reliant on someone else to get from place to

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Arabic numerals taught in American Schools

Americans polled said Arabic numerals should not be taught A recent poll from CivicScience, an American market research company, has revealed what the CEO of the company is calling “the saddest and funniest testament to American bigotry we’ve ever seen in our data.” The question they asked in their poll was “Should schools in America

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