This is a new segment where we do a Beakerkin style of interview. The questions are a mix of the serious and not so serious. Some of the questions are on topics we do not cover. Most blogs have a focus my blog is book oriented with a focus on the radical left. My guest Always on the Watch has a huge blog that focuses on militant Islam. However one can often find the superior work of her students.
1 Is the culture of low expectations a problem in education ? Will students rise to the ocasion if challenged ?
2 Would School vouchers have a potential positive impact ?
3 Can a secular school impact values sans religion ?
Now moving onto popular culture
4 Did you ever own a Neil Diamond album
5 Did you watch Canon or Barnaby Jones
6 Has the overall quality of TV and Films declined since the seventies ?
7 Who is your favorite professional pundit ?
8 Do you have a favorite talk radio show ?
On to the dreaded personal questions
9 Have you played pool or ping pong ?
10 Are people who talk to plants creepy or funny ?
11 Do you prefer visual art, poetry or theatre ?
12 When you get lost do you ask for directions ?
13 Do you enjoy watching wildlife in your travels ?
14 Should we place greater emphasis on producing domestic energy ?
15 Is hunting and fishing a cultural practice ?
16 Is there a utopian subset in the environmental movement ?
17 Do you feel government regulations drive the cost of health insurance up ?
18 Should consumers have more choice in buying policies tailored to them ?
19 Should there be a cap on malpractice lawsuits
20 Should Immigration be family based or vocational based ?
21 Should countries that have long term historic ties like the Phipinnes and Liberia
get more visas then countries with fewer ties like Ghana
22 Should the government throw the book at people who employ illegal aliens ?
23 Has your blog been visited by Jihadis ? Mine was visited once and Jasons was visited for a while.
24 Do long term readers almost become a second family ?
25 Do you create certain posts with specific readers in mind ?
Take your time responding as some of these are complicated questions.