Author Archives: Billy Hung

False Confucius Quotes

One example of false Confucius quotes on the internet. There is more than 1 quote-worthy political philosopher from ancient China, after all.

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False Confucius Quotes

One example of false Confucius quotes on the internet. There is more than 1 quote-worthy political philosopher from ancient China, after all.

Misleading Reporting from WCIA

May 1, 2016   Dear Mr. Matt Porter and WCIA news editor(s),   I viewed, and read, with dismay the recent reporting by Mr. Matt Porter aired on April 28 and posted on your web site titled “You paid for

Misleading Reporting from WCIA

May 1, 2016   Dear Mr. Matt Porter and WCIA news editor(s),   I viewed, and read, with dismay the recent reporting by Mr. Matt Porter aired on April 28 and posted on your web site titled “You paid for

Problems of the EIU Pay Cut Proposal

Why the EIU pay cut proposal is a bad proposal.

Problems of the EIU Pay Cut Proposal

Why the EIU pay cut proposal is a bad proposal.

EIU is not your whipping boy

EIU is suffering from both short- and long-term assault from the state of Illinois.

EIU is not your whipping boy

EIU is suffering from both short- and long-term assault from the state of Illinois.

LBGTQ job seeking in higher ed

(Photo credit: Free image from http://www.stockfreeimages.com) So, over at Chronicle of Higher Ed, there’s a column on career building about the if and the when of disclosing one’s non-heterosexual status. I respect the expertise of the author of this article

LBGTQ job seeking in higher ed

(Photo credit: Free image from http://www.stockfreeimages.com) So, over at Chronicle of Higher Ed, there’s a column on career building about the if and the when of disclosing one’s non-heterosexual status. I respect the expertise of the author of this article

Picture taken from a survey plane, showing broken ice sheets.

Science in the public eye: titillate, educate, or promulgate?

The controversy over the exclusion of current scientific consensus on anthropogenic climate change in the Discovery Channel/BBC’s Frozen Planet raised some important issues about the consumption of science. First, some background story. Discovery Channel, in partnership with the British Broadcasting

Picture taken from a survey plane, showing broken ice sheets.

Science in the public eye: titillate, educate, or promulgate?

The controversy over the exclusion of current scientific consensus on anthropogenic climate change in the Discovery Channel/BBC’s Frozen Planet raised some important issues about the consumption of science. First, some background story. Discovery Channel, in partnership with the British Broadcasting

Electron microgram of a measle virion

What anti-vaccination can bring

The false science of believing that vaccinations for infants are somehow tied to development of autism spectrum disorders has been widely debunked. Yet, the consequences of that event is still being realized. The fact that many people had believed him,

Electron microgram of a measle virion

What anti-vaccination can bring

The false science of believing that vaccinations for infants are somehow tied to development of autism spectrum disorders has been widely debunked. Yet, the consequences of that event is still being realized. The fact that many people had believed him,