Monthly Archives: January 2011

Ripping the literary world in “Twain”

If you’re in the literary loop, you’re probably aware that publisher NewSouth Books is releasing an “updated” (their word) version of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn this February. The new version replaces 219 instances of the “N-word” with the word … Continue reading

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Snowpocalypse devastates paycheck, makes (minor) Internet celebrity

As a substitute teacher, a week’s worth of school closings can really devastate your monthly paycheck. Unfortunately, that’s exactly the scenario I’m living right now. I had a week of full-day sub jobs at a local middle school that have … Continue reading

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