Category Archives: G Bitch Abroad

hctiB G: Dear University Student

1. Do not give me Katrina-sized attitude because you do not want to take an English class. I did not make the core curriculum. If I had, you’d not only take more English courses but all freshpersons would start in … Continue reading

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G Bitch Abroad: 1585

The average cold lasts 5-7 days; the flu can leave you feeling dragged out for a couple of weeks. Even a broken bone heals eventually. I have had daily chronic pain since 2009. 4 years, 4 months and 19 days. … Continue reading

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It Was Kind of Like Teaching

Thanks, Ali Arnold, Trisha, the students and faculty who came and sorry there was no time for questions. No one had read the Stanley Fish post I based all this on but, just like in the classroom, I forged ahead … Continue reading

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G Bitch at UNO, Wednesday

I’m one of the “gurus.” Odd word choice but what else can you do when you can’t put “bitch” on a flyer and paste it all over a college campus. The focus is this Opinionater post by Stanley Fish.

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Paraphrase: No, Thanks, Don’t Need It

G Bitch to Sixth District NOPD: I live on the street where the shooting was Sunday and there’s a bullet in my neighbor’s wall. Sixth District to G Bitch: Well, the scene has already been processed so we don’t need … Continue reading

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“the ‘reform’ narrative”

cross-posted at bbll Ravitch responds to the outcome of the DC mayoral race, one frequently called a referendum on Michelle Rhee, and the narratives generated about the outcome and the recent charter movement’s main narrative. [Which she neatly sums up … Continue reading

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hctiB G: The First Four Hours Are the Hardest

This post first appeared at Humid City, Sept. 7, 2008. ________________________ I’m OK, the fam’s OK, everything’s OK. Cleaning up our front yard and the block has been our highest priority, not blogging. And I can’t get into mine. You … Continue reading

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WWGBS…?

…about episode 1 of Treme? Go see.

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Showing the Charter School Love

graciously cross-posted at Humid City, my evacuation chalet My daughter goes to a charter school. I got an email the other day about tomorrow’s rally in Baton Rouge in celebration of Charter Schools Week (I’ve never heard of this one … Continue reading

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Last Sunday 2008

graciously cross-posted at Humid City when the Spot was spotty The Lump (our 11-1/2-year-old spawn) reads during Jazz Fest. I have found this humiliating and/or embarrassing over the years, and make pains to point out her bobbing or tapping foot. … Continue reading

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