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Beware the Ides of March

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Beware the Ides of March

Every year at my school, on the Ides of March, one or another administrator is assassinated. This year two were offed. One at mid-morning break, the dean of students,  and the high school principal at lunch. The assassination is announced … Continue reading

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Where were you the day JFK was shot?

Fifty years ago today, E.J. Fritsche came running down the hall of our middle school, just as we were leaving Mr. Stranahan’s history class, shouting that the President had been shot. E.J. was a jokester and of course none of … Continue reading

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