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Do You Want Fries…err Books with That? UK Happy Meals to Come with Books

Do You Want Fries…err  Books with That?  UK Happy Meals to Come with Books
Children’s literacy efforts received a huge boost yesterday in the United Kingdom with the announcement that McDonald’s Happy Meals will start including books instead of toys .  A previous pilot program in conjunction with the National Literacy Trust, has given away 9 million books already and has been well received by parents. The plan is... Read more »

Please Keep Your F-Bombs to Yourself!

Please Keep Your F-Bombs to Yourself!
  It is Sunday morning in a local family restaurant.  I will repeat that it is a FAMILY restaurant.  It is crowded.  We are surrounded by families and senior citizens. For fun, I have biked here with my children. Two tables over, a group of young adults are talking very loudly above the racket of... Read more »
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