Class 11/4

‘Apple Pickers’

http://nypost.com/2013/10/28/ny-ags-smartphone-kill-switch-drive-gains-backers/?utm_campaign=SocialFlow&utm_source=NYPTwitter&utm_medium=SocialFlow

  • Do you have a smart phone? If so, what kind?
  • Is your phone good enough? Do you want an upgrade?
  • How much is a smart phone in your country?
  • If you had a smart phone, would you want a kill switch like the one mentioned?
  • Do use your cell phone while walking on the street?
  • Do thieves target cell phones in your country?
  • If you had a smart phone, how would you protect it?

 

The Parable of Tananga

(In class)

  • What is the point of this story?
  • Do people in your country work themselves to death?
  • At what age would you want to retire? Why?
  • Imagine that you are 65 years old. What is your idea of retirement?
  • How much money do people in your country need for a comfortable retirement?

 

Be Nosy Questions Questions 1-25

http://bewitchedbuttocks.tumblr.com/post/65413504642/be-nosy

 

Nothing Funny About Rape

http://afternoonsnoozebutton.com/post/27126498887/why-rape-jokes-are-uniquely-bad

 

Miracle Drugs vs. Superbugs

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2477273/Weve-reached-end-antibiotics-Top-CDC-expert-declares-miracle-drugs-saved-millions-match-superbugs-people-overmedicated-themselves.html

 

Things Not For Sale

http://www.clickorlando.com/news/Police-Mom-sold-her-daughters-virginity/-/1637132/22632994/-/8xxqc3/-/index.html

  • Are you aware of any other stories similar to this?
  • If the girl in this story were of legal age, would you allow her to sell herself?
  • Would you allow your own son or daughter to sell their ‘first time’?
  • If you were ‘pure’, or if you ARE pure, would you consider selling your virginity?
  • Is there a social stigma associated with virginity?
  • Why are some people so keen on having sex with a virgin?
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