Monthly Archives: September 2012

The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs (Edinburgh Fringe Festival Review)

The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs was one of the hottest tickets at this year’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival.  Playwright Mike Daisy, a former Apple aficionado, based the one-man show on his real life experiences.  Daisy had found on … Continue reading

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School Sports in the UK and US: Why all the football coaches taught Drivers’ Ed at my high school

The summer Olympic and Paralympic Games (the latter known as the ‘Special Olympics’ in the US) in London has me thinking about the cultural significance of sports in both my native and adopted countries, in particular, the role of team … Continue reading

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