Monthly Archives: November, 2011

Apples for my teachers

My loyal readers will know that yesterday I received my first shipment of math and science DVDs from a company called The Great Courses. Using every ounce of self-control I have in my scaly little body (that is to say, I had to put the DVDs where I couldn’t see them), I waited till I …

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Christmas comes early chez Smiter!

Well, having just promised all of you a hasty return to more or less regular blogging, I blush to admit there may be yet another impediment to my best-laid plans. Yes indeed, loyal readers, I have fallen prey to the siren call of The Great Courses, whose stated mission is “To ignite the passion for …

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