Monthly Archives: June 2010

Friday Fundeism

June 18, 2010 Comments Off on Friday Fundeism

Fideism (n): doctrine that knowledge depends on faith over reason.  Fundeism (n): doctrine that places amusement above all.  This will be my last Fun Friday update for this school year – they’ll pick up again in the fall, time permitting.  ... Read More »

Funraminated Friday

June 11, 2010 1 Comment »

Foraminated (adj): perforated or pierced with small holes.  Funraminated (adj): shot through with comedy.  Here are this week’s links: Language: Language apps (1, 2, 3) – In this three-part post, Mrs. Jones, a second-language teacher from Britain, looks at iPod ... Read More »

Eight years old

June 11, 2010 Comments Off on Eight years old

When I started this blog in 2002, it was with the intention of it becoming a repository of links to stories I was interested in.  It has evolved over the past eight years to become that and much else.  While ... Read More »

Friday Funcimeter

June 4, 2010 Comments Off on Friday Funcimeter

Focimeter (n): instrument for measuring focal length of a lens.  Funcimeter (n): instrument for delivering amusement to your eyeballs.  Here are this week’s links: Oil Spill: Deepwater Horizon resources – A teacher lists sites with updates on the BP oil ... Read More »