Tennessee Seeks to Decrease Confusion and Advance politeness with “Don’t Say Hey, Hay Is for Horses ” Bill

By DuncanRhys C. Liancourt ––Tennessee’s Senate recently passed SB49, the “don’t say gay” bill. Initially the bill sought to make illegal in elementary and middle schools “any instruction or material that discusses sexual orientation other than heterosexuality,” but, when some lawmakers balked, the bill settled on limiting the education of Tennessee’s students “exclusively to age-appropriate … Continue reading

7 States that Need a Time-Out

By DuncanRhys C. Liancourt ––According to the Child Development Institute “Time-out means time out from positive reinforcement (rewarding experiences). It is a procedure used to decrease undesirable behaviors.” We love all of our 50 states equally––well, we love them at any rate and wouldn’t trade them for the world (maybe for Luxembourg)––but lately some of … Continue reading