November 21, 2017 is the work of M. J. Maddox, PhD. The content is for parents, teachers, and mature students.

Dr. Maddox writes about School Reform at the online magazine Bellaonline.


American Idolatry

Television ads reveal the extent of the disdain for traditional religion and the worship of material goods in US culture. […]

Time to Retire Jeopardy Along with Alex

Alex Trebek, host of Jeopardy for nearly 30 years

Alex Trebek will be retiring soon after nearly 30 years as the emcee of the Jeopardy game show. The show itself has been on the air for nearly 50 years. Instead of finding a replacement for Alex, it’s probably wise to retire the show with […]

Jeopardy Descends to Vulgarity

Spreading vulgarity in popular culture has made its way to the formerly refined Jeopardy. […]

Beware of Sesame Street

Sesame Street was designed with inner-city children as its intended audience. It may not be suitable for the language needs of children from other backgrounds. […]

The Media’s War on Vegetables

Parents need to be aware of the media’s anti-vegetable message. […]