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- College Misery: I’m Baffled At My Students And Their Inability to Conquer “Some” Technology.
My students are whiz bang on all their electronic gear, flashing their digits and emails wirelessly from phone to phone, downloading first run feature films on Bit Torrent, running blogs, tweeting their whereabouts, bowel movement times, and of course the Facebook, oh my God, the Facebook. Video, photos, uploading, resized, printed out on t-shirts, etc. But they can’t add a page number header to a document. Or figure out what 12 point font means. Or – GOOD GRIEF – double space an essay.
- Great songs, terrible bands | Music | AVQ&A; | The A.V. Club
I subscribe to the theory that every band or artist, no matter how terrible, has at least one genuinely good song in them. Blink-182 has “I Miss You,” Peter Frampton has “Baby I Love Your Way,” Ice Cube has “It Was A Good Day.” What are your favorite good songs by terrible bands?