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Thinking below the surface

Some folks seem to have lost the ability to think critically about anything. We read a news article and no longer ascertain our own opinions but those of the journalist we take for our own. Why? What happened? I consider this one of the great travesties of our lifetime. Perhaps you think I'm blowing this out of proportion? Permit me to explain a bit further in detail.

Adventures in Teaching V

If we are to believe that slowing our lives down enough to be able to discern things going on around us will always bear fruit why don't we do this more often? Perhaps our busy nature tends to overpower the thought process of simple observations. Today's lesson allowed me to slow my mind down enough to make an interesting observation.