Jan 082012
Culture Dad has some things to say about Peter Pan

Let’s talk about the Disney Fairies™. For all my cynicism about the Disney Corporation I have to give them credit for knowing how to turn content into a product. I didn’t visit a Disney theme park until I was 40 and the wife will tell you that I grumbled all the way. But once we [Read more…]

Jan 042012
Third graders performing Shakespeare

My daughter’s third grade class is performing 12th Night and this has raised a lot of questions in the parent community. Does it make sense to expose eight and nine year olds to Shakespeare? Some adults I know can’t handle it. Heck, I majored in English, studied Shakespeare, and yet it takes my ear 10 [Read more…]