It amazes me if there's been something going around the internet that doesn't cross my screen in a timely fashion. Here, apparently, is such a case that I received from my mother today: Ben Stein's final Monday at Morton's article for E! Online. There is an old saw that charity begins at home. So too does culture; its development, its maintenance, and its renewal. The first step of any of these begins with a self-awareness of where things are vs. where we think they ought to be. Here's a sample for those who learn by example.