"Wisconsin. That's in Michigan, right?" Once, on my family's annual family vacation to New Hampshire, a kid asked me where I was from. I of course responded with, Wisconsin. Without skipping a beat, he responded, that's in Michigan, right? I never forgot the disgust I felt that someone my age (11) had no idea where... Continue Reading →
Please Won’t You Be My Neighbor?
Today, March 20th, is the late Mr. Rogers' birthday. If you've never had Mr. Rogers introduce you to his friends as his "television neighbor," then you've seriously missed out. Apparently a whole generation of kids will be missing out as PBS has severely cut airing time for Mister Rogers' Neighborhood. In Tuesday's New York Times, it was mentioned... Continue Reading →