Thanksgiving Day Massacre

The city of Boston was established in 1630. Boston Latin School (BLS) was founded in 1635; it is the nation’s oldest and most respected school! Academically, BLS has no equal. (Don’t bother attempting to compare your high school to BLS…I won’t believe your outlandish claims!) The school was originally located in Downtown Boston until 1844, […]

This Actually Happened – July 30th, 2011

During my senior year at Boston Latin, one of the required readings for English class was Nathaniel Hawthorne’s The Scarlet Letter. My English teacher was named Ms. O’Malley, and she made the big mistake of mentioning an old tradition. “I used to take my students to Salem, Ma after we read the book.” She said. […]

My Automathography

**No, I didn’t invent the word!** My favorite subject is History. To be honest, I would say history is number 1 and Anthropology is 1A. (“If History is your favorite subject, why are you writing about math?” I’ll tell you, ye who asks too many questions!) I am writing my automathography because math was always […]