Occupation: ALT English Teacher, Karate Teacher and dojo owner
I am an American ALT permanent resident of Japan (Okinawa). I teach English at a local Japanese middle school by day, and UechiRyu KarateDo in the evening in the dojo attached to my home. I have been training in UechiRyu for 42 years.
Mon 17 Feb, 2020 10:27 pm - 98.6 (Keith)
And how about Fever (Peggy Lee):
And Saturday Night Fever (Bee Gees):... (view)
Sun 16 Feb, 2020 11:22 pm - Here is the 2019-2020 list of movies from which I took 2 to 4-minute snips for my school’s weekly PowerPoint presentations:
Alice in Wonderland (Depp version) (Alice is late for the tea... (view)
Mon 3 Feb, 2020 01:30 am - My younger sister just reminded me of this incident in 1st grade...
It was Friday and the last day of school before summer break, and the teacher asked "What will you children do when you... (view)
Sun 2 Feb, 2020 08:20 pm - Wow...
In my initial post, I hoped only to find the term that applies to the widespread belief of a publicly-presented or “party-line” history that stands on its own authority, and... (view)
Tue 28 Jan, 2020 01:12 am - Ah, it's clear to see that this is a combined effort of three painters, not one.
The Photobucket Triplets, very famous. Host, Store, and the ever-beautiful Share...
Sorry, just... (view)
Mon 27 Jan, 2020 10:34 pm - Thanks all. I guess the term "pseudohistory" will have to do. I thought there might be a term describing the social phenomenon of "popular belief in a falsified history, regardless... (view)
Mon 27 Jan, 2020 07:28 pm - What is a pseudohistory called when it becomes accepted as a true history? When a lie or deception becomes truth, and obvious provable and easily-available facts become ignored, what is the term... (view)
Wed 22 Jan, 2020 12:10 am - C'mon folks -- I'm running out of anecdotes...
Not just kids say the most outrageous things quite innocently.
I was 10 and playing violin in the elementary school orchestra. Just... (view)
Tue 21 Jan, 2020 12:52 am - Kids say things innocently that end up being great jokes...
My older brother was about 8 and asking lots of questions. When he heard the term "muster" in a TV movie, he asked what it... (view)