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Phys. Ed.

The beginning of junior high was the ending of recess. The stultifying regimentation of classroom attendance was extended to the mandatory subject of physical education or “phys ed”. As much as I tried to enjoy phys ed, I couldn’t bear … Continue reading

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At the end or the beginning of each year, many of us sit back and assess how we’ve spent the just expired year.  I’d think that our culture might also encourage a halftime celebration to take place at this time … Continue reading

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“Happiness lies first of all in health.”–George William Curtis I used to absolutely, completely, totally hate physical education classes in school.  The loathing solidified after grade school recess became organized into game playing.  Dodge ball is a nightmare sport for … Continue reading

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