Weekend humor from Celia Rivenbark: KFC’s cheesy promotion was mighty hard to swallow

BY: - December 10, 2022

Every so often we in the writing biz are reminded the time may come when we will be replaced by a “bot” that has been programmed to efficiently deliver timely, perfectly punctuated stories to editors. We’re always being told Artificial Intelligence (AI) is getting smarter all the time. AI bots are already writing novels, we’re […]

House has approved bill that would require North Carolina students to study the Holocaust

BY: - April 17, 2019

The House has given a final nod to House Bill 437, which would require middle school-and high school-students to learn about the Holocaust and other genocides. The bill now goes to the Senate for its consideration. Under HB 437, the State Board of Education would partner with the North Carolina Council on the Holocaust and […]

North Carolina students could be required to study the Holocaust

BY: - April 3, 2019

Middle and high school students would be required to learn about the Holocaust under House Bill 437, which received a favorable hearing Tuesday from the House Education Committee. Under the bill, the study of the Holocaust, when millions of Jews were killed in Europe under Nazi rule would be integrated into English, social studies courses […]