My son (black) has captured better pieces, but my brother (white) has a better position. Cafeteria chess match.

Spanish dance @laurelballettheater @westmorelandsymphony The Nutcracker

The girl as the Spanish Soloist in @laurelballettheater & @westmorelandsymphony The Nutcracker

Dress rehearsal of The Nutcracker

First page of a student’s Texture project. (This made me laugh.)

This clever freshman writing student created a project in Texture, which is designed for branching narratives (such as the Choose…

At the chess club holiday party.

Peter looks forward to his Wednesday evening visits to the Monroeville Chess club. (Last one until mid-January.)

Other than #StarTrek memes, my favorite part of the web is how it’s a rhetorical battleground for the fate of the free world.

Saturday, Donald Trump tweeted that he knew Flynn lied, and that's why he "had to fire" him. Critics immediately raised…

Carolyn and Alex in “The King and I”

I rather like my camera. Bought a new zoom lens a few months ago.

Friend I hadn’t seen for about 20 years delivers a vintage nerdy gift.

During the original run of Star Trek: The Next Generation, my college roommate and I invited our friends over to…

The Girl at rehearsal (where else?).

Alex and Carolyn rehearse for “The King and I” Saturday night

Shall we dance? The girl tries on her ball gown for The King and I. Her featured show is this Saturday.

A woman approached The Post with dramatic — and false — tale about Roy Moore. She appears to be part of undercover sting operation.

This looks like a deliberate attempt to plant a "fake news" story, presumably in order to discredit the Washington Post…

6 Problems with our School System

I spend a lot of time re-educating my students, assuring them that my job as a college professor is not…

Fallout Monopoly with the boy.