My best guess is that the current teacher isn't examining for reading skill, but rather reading comprehension. (Full disclosure: I'm not a teacher, but my mother is an elementary level librarian and often deals with this A LOT, and therefore talks about it almost as much.) I'd say play by teacher's rules for a period… » 10/22/14 9:32pm 46 minutes ago

I was thinking about Temple of Doom, and it doesn't really jibe as a prequel. The Indiana Jones saga is told episodically, so the fact that it was out of order is incidental. The stories never really tie into one another until the abomination that was Crystal Skulls (if Cate Blanchett can't save a film, it is truly… » 10/21/14 5:00am Yesterday 5:00am

They're bathing in Grand Cru, presumably from Château Smith-Haut-Lafitte since they're partnered with the property, so it's horrifically expensive bath water. Hell, it's damned expensive for wine. » 10/20/14 8:34pm Monday 8:34pm