Monthly Archives: April 2011

C-SPAN: Genetics, Genomics, and Robotics

This morning I watched the University of Colorado; Genetics, Genomics, and Robotics C-SPAN session, on the Internet. The program description is shown next: Scientists and authors talked about the effect on the general public of genetics, genomics, and robotics. Andy … Continue reading

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PBS: American Masters: John Muir in the New World

Last night I watched the PBS American Masters Presentation, John Muir in the New World. A short description of John Muir from the article is shown next: “A lover and champion of the American wilderness, Muir believed that it was … Continue reading

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C-SPAN: After Words with Kevin Williamson

Last night I watched the BookTV: After Words with Kevin Williamson C-SPAN session, on TV. The program description is shown next: The deputy managing editor of the National Review provides a detailed definition of the term and says aspects of … Continue reading

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Chuckman’s Places On WordPress: Featuring The Beloved Urban Village Of South Shore Chicago

Gitta, a friend of mine on Facebook, found this wonderful link to pictures of places from my childhood neighborhood on the south side of Chicago. This area is also where I went to Caldwell Elementary School and Bowen High School. … Continue reading

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C-SPAN: Wal-mart v. Dukes Oral Arguments

Last night I listened to the Wal-mart v. Dukes Oral Arguments C-SPAN session, on TV. The program description is shown next: The Supreme Court heard oral argument in Wal-Mart v. Dukes, a gender discrimination case against Wal-Mart over pay and … Continue reading

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C-SPAN: A Privilege to Die

Last night I watched the A Privilege to Die C-SPAN BookTV session, on TV. The program description is shown next: Thanassis Cambanis talks about the rise, power, and popularity of Hezbollah in Lebanon. Mr. Cambanis spoke at the New York … Continue reading

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C-SPAN: Rawhide Down: The Near Assassination of Ronald Reagan

Last night I watched the Rawhide Down: The Near Assassination of Ronald Reagan C-SPAN session, on TV. The program description is shown next: Panelists commemorated the 30th anniversary of the assassination attempt on President Reagan on March 30, 1981. He … Continue reading

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