Tales of the Unexpected (Roald Dahl's Tales of the Unexpected) is a British television series that aired between 1979 and 1988. Each episode told a story, often with sinister and wryly comedic undertones, with an unexpected twist ending. Every episode of series one, eight episodes of series two, and one episode of series three were based on short stories by Roald Dahl collected in the books Tales of the Unexpected, Kiss Kiss, and Someone Like You.
As a scientist, I am at home with uncertainty. I like that the gathering of knowledge inevitably reveals new and unexpected bits of a vast unknown akin to the dark matter of epistemology. The real cunning of uncertainty lies in how it increases through every attempt to reduce it.
Tales of the Unexpected was a British television series that originally aired between 1979 and 1988, made by Anglia Television for ITV. The series was an anthology of different tales, initially based on short stories by author Roald Dahl, that were sometimes sinister, sometimes wryly comedic and usually had a twist ending.
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Tales Of The Unexpected is a British television series originally aired between 1979 and 1988, made by Anglia Television for ITV.The series was an anthology of different tales. Initially episodes were based on the short stories collected in the books Tales of the Unexpected, Kiss Kiss and Someone Like You by Roald Dahl.The stories were sometimes sinister, sometimes wryly comedic, and usually had a twist ending.The upbeat theme music for the series was written by the prolific film and television composer Ron Grainer.
Somehow, expected pluses that turned into unexpected minuses, equaled OU's best football season in four, if not nine, years since the Sooners' last Orange Bowl trip in 1980, or since OU's last national championship season of 1975.
Think about how all of this began. Think about, first, what you expected. Then think about what you got in this season of the unexpected: Expected: Sophomore running backs Spencer Tillman and Earl Johnson would run wild in the revamped wishbone. After all, they combined for 1,992 yards rushing and 18 touchdowns as freshmen. Tillman broke OU's rookie rushing record with 1,047 yards and Johnson ran for 945 yards, second-highest freshman rushing total at OU.
So the unexpected lesson of editing the all-new third edition of One Teacher in Ten in the New Millennium for me was that the book is still relevant. I wish we lived in a world where LGBT teachers could be judged solely on their effectiveness as educators, but far too often they are judged instead based on their sexual orientation and/or gender identity, their effectiveness be damned. Times are changing, but not quite fast enough for my taste. Until they do, books like One Teacher in Ten in the New Millennium will remain both relevant and necessary.
From The Economist:Decades of propaganda about the benefits of single children have changed the way parents think, says Wang Feng of the University of California, Irvine. A belief that China has too many people is widely shared, as is a conviction that the country would have been far worse off without the one-child policy.For the full story, please visit -china-has-relaxed-its-one-child-policy-yet-parents-are-not-rushing-have-second-tales. 781b155fdc