Author: Jason King

Fishy Fridays

When I was in graduate school, I made the off hand comment to my roommate about how McDonald’s runs Filet-o-Fish specials every year during Lent.  My roommate, a life long Methodist, was totally surprised by this revelation.  He...

Read More

Portraying Men in the Media

Beth Haile’s recent post on Portraying Working Women Positively in the Media prodded me to finally write about what I see as a complementary problem: the depictions of men in the media. As I see it, there are roughly five...

Read More

How Parents Can Help Education

While there are lots of factors that go into successful education, the recent study from the Center for Public Education notes the importance of parents.  Not surprisingly, parental involvement helps students do better in...

Read More

Recent Tweets