Originally Posted by imxer
How about Steve Allen?
Old times were good times. Remember the first time I saw 'TV,' a 10 inch screen. First I bought was a 20 (give or take) bit in a "Entertainment Counsoul." Bad spelling intended.
78 reeecord plyer, raduO and a REAL LIFE TEEEVE.
And do my school home work.
And my first, to a Teacher, 'You are so full of xhit your eyes have to be brown.'
That got a walk up the hall to the Principals office. 'You can not address ... yada-yada' your teacher like that.'
Looked him straight in the eye and 'My People' lived there, experience that and the text book is total bull ship.'
'Where/when' talk to me.'
This was a Man of Education. Real Education. Always in a dark pin stiped, white shirt and tie. Met his 'equal' on a few other occations. After the first day's you were sitting bolt up-right in class.
You were about to 'learn,' to agrue, to express, to expand as a 'mind.'
Agree to disagree, but you were being pushed forward intectually. Loved that, as some of 'these' were total nut cases. Hand up and "Excuse Me?" in class.. fill in that blank.
Again, just my .02