The Simpsons Perform Edgar Allen Poe, The Raven

The Simpsons – Edgar Allan Poe – The Raven

Seems The Simpsons did a version of The Raven.  The video has also become a suggestion for educational curriculum. I am of the school of thought that education can also be entertaining. I had a physics professor who embraced the idea of entertaining while teaching… more on him later. Once again, I found this at Open Culture. I like the idea of using this video of The Simpsons presenting The Raven as an educational tool.

Additionally, the video is worth the watch and anyone can enjoy it. It is right after the break, check it out.

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Lightspeed Finance 101

Time is Money, Perhaps Big Money

English: Science and Research Center, Clevelan...
English: Science and Research Center, Cleveland State University (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

This is a post that was originally published at Lumpy’s Corner on 18 December 2003.  Short of one typo that nobody noticed for 11 years, the article is as it was written originally. (Additionally, Cleveland State University and many other universities love to completely rework their web site as often as we change our socks, thereby breaking any university based links.  To be honest, I removed as many of them as possible to avoid the same issue again in the future..)

Once again, I am having strange thoughts. Actually… That is a misnomer, one would better say “still”. We have all heard the expression that time is money. I wonder how old that phrase is? I wonder if it was around before a certain Albert changed time in 1905? Does the expression have a new meaning with the new definition of relative time?

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