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God watches out for drunks, little children, and English teachers
God watches out for drunks, little children, and English teachers

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The End
Fifteen years ago, on or about February 1st, I sat in my cruddy but beloved apartment in Samara, Russia and used a battered Pentium 1 desktop given to me by a student to make the first posts on an Angelfire website , marking the beginning of the English Tea...
The End
The End
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Edumacation: The Year in Review
I always wanted to be an astronaut. When I was 12 or 13, however, the unlikeliness of that began to make itself apparent. I wasn't nearly hard-working enough, and I wasn't particularly good at math or science. Then the Challenger space shuttle exploded in 1...
Edumacation: The Year in Review
Edumacation: The Year in Review
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We can all agree that sex is pleasurable, right?  So one kind of wonders why when you look at the ranks of people who fuck a lot, you tend to see a lot very unhappy folks, and folks who die young.  But if we're looking for examples of a person who led a lon...
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English Teacher X
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Perspective
Seems like pretty much everyone I know is despairing about the state of the world and the future now. Perhaps it's just the company I keep, but the internet would tend to support this general sense of doom and gloom. But one does need to keep things in pers...
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Perspective
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Russia Town
So you go out of the South Gate of the Forbidden City in Beijing, and you turn left. Walk straight for about 45 minutes towards Ritan Park, and something strange starts to happen. You start to see signs in Russian. As the signs grow more fequent, you'll beg...
Russia Town
Russia Town
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The Last Crazy Bob Story Part 2: Serious Moonlight
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Reform School X
Who would have thought I'd grow up and begin to understand the perspective of this guy?  Well at age 48, here at the international school in somewhat-outside-of-Beijing China, I finally do. I finally get it. The school here has begun to decide on its direct...
Reform School X
Reform School X
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The Last Crazy Bob Story (Or: The Stench; Or: Are You There God, It's Me, English Teacher X)
Time: six weeks ago Place: The island of Gili, Trawangan, Indonesia Bob was sufficiently horrified by this event that he's begun to talk about going straight and giving up the lowlife. 
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I've been blogging for nearly 15 (!) years now, and I confess I still don't understand a damn thing about stats, traffic, or making money from the whole venture. I have never had advertising or affiliate links on the website, and I've never really done much...
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English Teacher X
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On Top of the Mountain All Covered in Shit
That is the top of Mt. Rijani, in Lombok, Indonesa. What you don't see is all the shit up there, left by the dozens and dozens of trekkers who make the hike up to the crater rim in the busy tourist seasons. You also can't see me and Crazy Bob, although we w...
On Top of the Mountain All Covered in Shit
On Top of the Mountain All Covered in Shit
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