Dan Quayle Was Right

Potato may be spelled with an “e” or without one, but single parenting is not ideal for kids. Dan Quayle was right on the more important issue. So though I’m a little late (almost a...

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Review: Wordsmithy: Hot Tips for the Writing Life

Wordsmithy: Hot Tips for the Writing Life by Douglas Wilson My rating: 4 of 5 stars I try to be scrupulous in my use of the five stars allotted to me by the gentle people...

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Stanley Fish’s Christmas Post

 

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Helpful Link: David Barton, Civil Religion, and Patriotic Idolatry

Helpful Link: David Barton, Civil Religion, and Patriotic Idolatry

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Surprised by the Bible

My students are … disproportionately unchurched (and unsynagogued and unmosqued). An astonishing number of them—15 out of 38 in the last class I asked—come to college having never set foot inside a house of worship....

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How to Write Multiple-Choice Questions

Not the most exciting post for my readership, perhaps, but you two could improve any teaching you do if you learned about it: multiple choice questions. My supervisor, Brad Batdorf, Ed.D., recently gave a talk...

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