Deplorable Pheoma
I have less white privilege now
Tue Oct 24, 2017 5:26pm

because as I am get older I am losing my ability to do advanced math.

I guess I am supposed to feel good about it.

  • White privilege bolstered by teaching mathMerlin, Tue Oct 24 4:50pm
    White privilege bolstered by teaching math, university professor says A math education professor at the University of Illinois says the ability to solve geometry and algebra problems and teaching... more
    • There's a video going around where a guy has 30 or 40 college-age kids lined up at the edge of a field. There's going to be a footrace, and the winner gets $100. But first he asks a series of... more
      • There Are BOTH...Amadeus, Wed Oct 25 4:32pm
        The video was demonstrating advantage, not just white privilege. But white privilege has been demonstrated quite effectively in experiments that show for example that white people are more likely to... more
        • I was thinking today about the inequality of a circle. No part of a circle can be divided equally. One side, one half circumference, one half radius, one degree always must have one infinitesimally... more
          • Well uh....wondering, Thu Oct 26 1:13am
            If you struck gold today, and joined the ranks of the privileged... Congratulations!!! Even if it did involve more luck than effort. :) Just remember the golden rule. He who has the gold makes the... more
            • I know where tons of gold existPikes, Thu Oct 26 1:47am
              NGC4993 I had a star named for my beloved. Don't recall the coordinates- that's on the certificate. You can do that. Makes a dandy Christmas present to somebody you love. But perhaps we can stake a... more
      • And you're too ignorant to realize it. You wasted your college education.
    • as if they're corporations, where experience in education isn't as important as management skills. So, we end up with corporate sponsored diseducation, because the funding is more important than... more
    • I have less white privilege now — Deplorable Pheoma, Tue Oct 24 5:26pm
      • I am no longer white!PH👻👻EY, Thu Oct 26 6:46am
        I have turned gray.
        • Einstein told TedescoPikes, Thu Oct 26 10:12am
          that someday as the races mix, humans will all have grey skin and slanted little eyes. The late great Leonardo da Vinci was a Florentine, especially known to the Germans who used the word... more
      • Math you must practice to retainPikes, Wed Oct 25 1:08pm
        It's like an instrument, or the body. If you don't practice, you lose it. People lose flexibility and strength by not exercising and practicing their flexibility and strength. If you lose it, can you ... more
      • looking like George Hamilton.