Tom Ciccotta

Tom Ciccotta

Barney the Purple Dinosaur and children

Ursinus College Professor: Students Want to Be Treated as Children

Ursinus College Professor Jonathan Marks argued in a recent column that college students want to be treated like children. He snidely suggests Fresno State University, which has adopted a new policy about being kind of fellow students, should adopt Barney the Purple Dinosaur as a mascot.

Nobel Prize winner James Watson, the "Father of DNA"

‘Father of DNA’ James Watson Stripped of Awards for Remarks on Race

Nobel Prize-winning scientist James Watson, often referred to as the “Father of DNA,” has been stripped of several awards and dumped by the lab he led throughout his career after he made remarks on the connections between race and IQ in a recent PBS documentary.