Cognitive Dissonance Overload

April 17th, 2015

Final post this week in the series of three introducing Waleed.  This is loosely based on the vibe I got from some students adjusting to the concept of a Christian speaking Arabic.  Please enjoy and share. 

I DO NOT HAVE A CAMEL

April 15th, 2015

I hope you think this was funny… Walid and I did.  Please enjoy and share.

Meet Walid. Well, Waleeed.

April 13th, 2015

I had a Lebanese Christian student named Walid at the time of the Boston marathon bombing.  We talked about how he got a lot of funny looks from people in class — even professors who should have known better — when the subject came up.

I will skin you

April 10th, 2015

This is in appreciation of people who are patient with, and even defend, people around them who need it.  Please enjoy and share.

How did you do that?

April 7th, 2015

More of Daniel Labrie, based on several good natured, autistic computer savants I have worked with.  This is one of my favorite recent strips… you look at an autistic kid and you never know what’s going on in their heads…

Mr. Fisch, he has Autism!

April 6th, 2015

Introducing Daniel Labrie, computer genius and person with autism.  Please enjoy and share.

Feminine Issues

April 3rd, 2015

My son just said ‘period jokes aren’t funny’.

April Fool 2015

April 1st, 2015

From my experience, mischievous boys never offer candy unless it’s a trap.

Clutching My Purse

March 30th, 2015

Universal ladies sign language that further discussion is taboo.

Still Slays Me

March 27th, 2015

Still Slays Me

Still Slays Me

A student of mine conspired, with a couple of buddies from other classes, to get bathroom passes at exactly the same time and hang out for a while.  This arc of strips, including ‘Teacher Radar’, below and one of my favorites, is based on my reaction when I finally caught on.