A professor is fired because a beer company used his face on their beer cans. Here's an NBC news video. I had trouble embedding it in the webpage, which turned out to be real blessing. My search for a more web-friendly video yielded this from TYT University videos:
They get all the facts basically correct and it's a lot funnier.
I didn't know having your face on a beer can was a thing these days. Thanks for letting me know. It is now on my To Do list. Beaker Ben's Bavarian Brew...
How do you get your name mentioned among the general public? Don't waste your time publishing or winning research awards. Just bring a grenade to the airport. "Officials shut down the airport’s Terminal One and delayed five flights for more than two hours as 800 passengers waited." That sure helps our image. The charges were dropped but the article didn't say why.
The new president of the University of Hawaii system says that offering more online classes is, "one of the ways we can take on more students without adding faculty." We should at least give him points for honesty about the real benefits of online education. You won't be surprised to learn that before he was system president, he was head of IT. Click here and start at about 1:15 to hear it in his own voice.
have a happy Saturday!