Articles by: John Viall
John is an ex-Marine, a retired teacher and currently at work on a book about education, called "Two Legs Suffice: Lessons Learned by Teaching." He writes about education at http://ateacheronteaching.blogspot.com/.

Prayer In School Makes Us Holier – Just Ask These Petition Signers

Prayer in school.

I’m tempted to ask one of the biggest fans of the Bible if he’d be comfortable if a Muslim teacher busts out in a good old ‘Allah Akbar.’ I decided it’s probably not worth it to ask.

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Kansas House Speaker Digs Into Bible And Quotes ‘Death To Obama’

Kansas House Speaker Digs Into Bible And Quotes ‘Death To Obama’

The Republican Speaker of the Kansas House attempts to use the Bible to justify his hatred of the president.

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The Only Way To Stop A Bad Guy With A Frozen Loaf Of Zucchini Bread Is A Good Guy With A Frozen Loaf Of Zucchini Bread

The Only Way To Stop A Bad Guy With A Frozen Loaf Of Zucchini Bread Is A Good Guy With A Frozen Loaf Of Zucchini Bread

Guns seem to be one of the only problems in the world that can be solved by having more of the same.

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Ohio State Board Of Education President Compares Obama To Hitler

Ohio State Board Of Education President Compares Obama To Hitler

Terhar put up a post on her Facebook account, comparing President Barack Obama’s positions on gun control to something a crazed Nazi dictator might favor.

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How To Explain The Difference Between Tyranny And Paranoia

How To Explain The Difference Between Tyranny And Paranoia

Paranoia is invisible FEMA concentration camps. Tyranny is a bullet in the head.

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Right Wingers Warn That We Need Guns To Stop North Koreans…And Flash Mobs

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That may be one of the most eye-opening aspects of this developing story—the extreme paranoia on the extreme right.

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Texas Nationalist Movement STILL Dreaming of Secession

Texas Nationalist Movement STILL Dreaming of Secession

Leaders in Texas took the time on the first day of the legislative session to meet with the Texas Nationalist Movement in Austin this week.

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The Right Wing In 2012 – Scared, Delusional, Paranoid And Armed

The Right Wing In 2012 – Scared, Delusional, Paranoid And Armed

If you hear it on Fox News you know it has to be true.

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Mixed Year For Big Business In 2012

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For Big Business in 2012, it was the best of times. No, no, nooooooooooo! On November 6, it was the worst of times.

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10 Reasons Why Arming Teachers Is A Really Stupid Idea

10 Reasons Why Arming Teachers Is A Really Stupid Idea

A few reasons why arming teachers is stupid way to protect children.

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McDonalds CEO Earns $35,000 Per Day: Fox News Worries About Greedy Unions

McDonalds CEO Earns $35,000 Per Day: Fox News Worries About Greedy Unions

The Golden Arches CEO will probably make more in the time it takes you to read this sentence than you do an hour.

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Unemployment Drops to 7.7%: As Usual, Right-Wingers Can’t Believe Their Eyes!

Unemployment Drops to 7.7%: As Usual, Right-Wingers Can’t Believe Their Eyes!

Obama’s performed better than Reagan on the economy. WHAT facts about decreasing unemployment, and a recovering economy don’t Republicans don’t understand?

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Fox News: Sweats The Small Stuff But Ignores Big Corporate Crime

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Why is it that Carlson never seems to get fired up about the bad behavior of some of our nation’s corporate citizens?

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Fox News Tried To Run David Petraeus For President Against Obama

Fox News Tried To Run David Petraeus For President Against Obama

It’s an admission that what most sane Americans have suspected all along is correct. That Fox does everything in its power to destroy President Obama.

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Helping Conservatives Heal – You’ve Still Got Plenty of Guns!

Helping Conservatives Heal – You’ve Still Got Plenty of Guns!

Stay calm, conservative Americans, the Second Amendment is still safe and you have all your guns

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Doctor Warns That Your Kids Might Be Exposed To Gay People In College

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Your adult children might actually see gay people. Oh, the horrors!

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Pat Robertson Backpedals After Asserting God Was Voting For Romney To Win

Pat Robertson Backpedals After Asserting God Was Voting For Romney To Win

Pat Robertson said he was certain that God told him the best man would win the election. So, why is he so surprised that Romney lost?

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The First Thanksgiving – What Your Third Grade Teacher Might Not Have Mentioned

The First Thanksgiving – What Your Third Grade Teacher Might Not Have Mentioned

The story of the first Thanksgiving is not quite as rosy and cheerful as your elementary schoolteacher may have mentioned.

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Republicans Suffer From ‘Taking My Ball And Going Home’ Syndrome

Republicans Suffer From ‘Taking My Ball And Going Home’ Syndrome

These are bleak times for our friends on the right as they face up to the horrid reality that they tried to ‘Take Back America’ and failed in ignominious fashion.

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Fox News Focuses On Benghazi While Evil Unions Kill Twinkie

Fox News Focuses On Benghazi While Evil Unions Kill Twinkie

This is why Fox viewers are the most ill-informed.

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