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can't beat HST for a read. Dogs are Gods. Cormac McCarthy ain't so bad. EllaFitz. did I say Dogs are Gods? LOVE DOGS.
Posted 04/08/2014 03:21:31 EDT
"Repugnant" is not strong enough. This guy is THE worst everything. WORST. How/why does MSNBC keep him on? He screams "foul" and "poor me" for an hour every night. And, for the record, I am as left as more »
Posted 04/02/2014 05:07:20 EDT
WHY? Why would we wanna listen to that gasbag wheeze whine and promote his piglets?
Posted 03/15/2014 11:56:32 EDT
Hey, ain't I pretty? Vote for me. And, oh yah, I had a tough childhood. Vote for me. And yuse awl know my wife, Gail too. Vote for me. And I LOVE Noo Hamp Shore 2 to two too. Vote 4 me. Check out my e more »
Posted 03/14/2014 07:24:06 EDT
Quick! 2 + 2 = ? Ha. Time's up, Amoredsaint. I recommend that you get someone to read a book to you. Then get a coloring ooh for yourself. Work your way up from there.
Posted 03/14/2014 05:04:08 EDT
Southie --- some things never change. I have friends there; I used to work there. I have spent several St Pat's days there too. BUT Ya just can't embarrass some people. Southie hard-liners are an emba more »
Posted 03/12/2014 09:02:02 EDT
dennis & callahan --- gag me. yahoos with a mike. callahan is a sixth grade redneck and dennis is a seventh grade redneck, self-centered moron. I know that as humans we all have our faults, but thos more »
Posted 03/12/2014 10:06:09 EDT
to make it easier to understand --- it's all about the money. You and I are the dorks for supporting their businesses.
Posted 03/12/2014 10:03:52 EDT
Ugly fact: Pro sports = a BUSINESS. That's life. It's fun to pretend etc. and root for the "home" team, but think about it, guys. Think about it. And it's all ALL AWL OLL pro sports. We love the ente more »
Posted 02/28/2014 12:36:41 EST
True story: I could do a better job than Degeneres at the Oscars, AND I could do just as well running her super-lame gimme-a-gift afternoon show for clueless mommies. YOU too could have a popular show more »
Posted 02/28/2014 12:27:34 EST
ya know, if we were bucking-up to pick sides in a winners' out game of hoops, RONDO would not be the first guy picked. His head ain't with us. I'm not a shrink, but I'd guess that Rondo does not res more »
Posted 02/28/2014 11:25:01 EST
PUHLEEEZ --- The year is 2014, and the relics who post anti-Walsh, anti-gay have to face the truth: The " â¦ good old days" are over, long past. Hanging on to "what used to be/used to work" is a choi more »
Posted 11/18/2013 10:14:44 EST
Gary, YOURS is the best post in here. BINGO!
Posted 11/18/2013 09:21:47 EST
Your ties to Stevenson are more obvious than you'd guess; he leaned hard right too and dreamed about a future day when his radio or tv might tell him how to think. JakeLNHyde --- so you're a Republica more »
Posted 11/18/2013 08:22:56 EST
Good one. And most principals are as "human" as are the teachers. Many of the principals are politicians or political appointees. Should they be allowed to evaluate a teacher's performance? Capice?
Posted 11/18/2013 08:20:34 EST
Mike, but there are a zillion factors that determine a school performance rating, make that ten zillion. Face it, Wellesley schools will rate higher than Dorchester's and Lexington schools will rate h more »
Posted 11/18/2013 07:57:53 EST
gotta says this --- believe it or not, amialone, the "brightest" teachers are not always the best. a high IQ is not a guarantee that one can communicate effectively with kids. right? Of course we do n more »
Posted 11/18/2013 07:45:46 EST
wow. they're "legal" already. lawyers will go anywhere and do any thing to make a buck. let's set up a "lawyer performance" system and have those ratings published in every newspaper, magazine, and o more »
Posted 11/18/2013 07:40:28 EST
HEY! --- Now that I've gotten your attention --- as repugnant and foolish this idea is, I believe it is THE best way to rate teacher performance. Ready? Okay. The school system tracks its graduates fo more »
Posted 11/18/2013 07:33:51 EST
BAD/GOOD teachers: ya know, in many ways it's a lot like good/bad coffee, good/bad music, good/bad movies etc. HOW to rate the teachers is not an easy issue. Face it, for the most part your "bad" ones more »
Posted 11/18/2013 07:30:09 EST
sarcasm appreciated, but there are poor performers in every ---EVERY--- profession/line-of-work, aren't there? Public employees are too easy a target.
Posted 11/18/2013 07:27:25 EST
again, WHAT/WHO/HOW do we rate teachers' performance? It's too easy to give high ratings to teachers we like and vice-versa. AND if a supervisor dislikes a certain teacher --- watch out. Where are th more »
Posted 11/18/2013 07:24:05 EST
it's hard to tell whether you are FOR or AGAINST publication of teacher ratings. I'd say this much: who/what gets to determine whether a teacher is effective or not? When I was in school, I hated som more »
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