Month: April 2018

What Is Déjà Vu? (VIDEO)

Deja Vu is the feeling that the situation currently being experienced has already been experienced in the past Read More

Will Pekin, Illinois Housing Market Have a Stable Future for First-Time Homebuyers in 2018?

LOCAL RECORDS OFFICE – While it has been a decade since the 2008 recession, that triggered 1.2 million homes to foreclosure, some home values across the country have struggled to rebound. Housing prices across Pekin, Illinois in the Midwest have failed to reach pre-recession levels. Today nearly 2.5 million residential properties remain in negative equity, Read More

The Harshest Truth a Student Has Ever Taught Me as a Teacher

That I am not the unbiased person I thought I was. Let’s call him Bubba. He was in a required freshman year experience class that all faculty rotated teaching. I normally teach statistics and research methods. Students are required to write a paper on any topic, as a method of our gauging their knowledge of Read More

Last Meal Death Row Request That Will Surprise You

Endless soup and salad buffet, which I would eat very slowly until the governor called with my pardon. But I don’t think one can do that. Most states with the death penalty place regulations on last meals. Many do not offer outside food — the order is cooked by the prison chef out of prison Read More