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Originally posted by The Alfer
I have no problem with what I have learned per se, there is value whether it is fact or fiction. What I have a problem is the way we are taught, having to conform to a certain way of thinking or doing things. An example, my mother taught me a whole new way to do simple arithmatic and it worked for me. The teacher frowned upon this, you had to do it the way he teached it or it wasn't official and you were flunked. I did poorly the official way but was a whiz doing it my way. Needless to say that was one of my first experiences into starting to question the system. Basically you have to do it there way or no way. I learned that if I answer things their way I get rewarded but if I find answers my way even if they work better than their way, its baaad! I have spent years unlearning and deprogramming myself as to what the establishment says I should do. As I result I was labeled a rebel at times, but I survived. There are two quotes by Mark Twain "The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education" and "Don't let schooling interfere with your education".
Originally posted by Beach Bum
I regret learning the woman I've always loved married someone else that's about it.
Originally posted by thisguyrighthere
That the cast of Snow Buddies got wiped out by parvo twice.