The utterly hopeless, horny, and, well, hopelessly horny counselors of Camp Firewood are back now that Netflix has turned the 2001 cult classic Wet Hot American Summer into an eight-episode mini-series. The show, titled Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp and out now in its entirety, gives us more antics from the likes... Read more »
Counselor Carl explains guilt, toxic guilt, and shame and how toxic guilt and shame often have their roots in childhood. The post Strategies for Dealing With Shame and Guilt appeared first on The Good Men Project.
The counselors at Camp Firewood are gathered outside a cabin to hear announcements from the camp director when Andy, played by Paul Rudd, speeds into frame on a motorcycle. Instead of parking it, Andy—dressed in a denim jacket and jeans, with a red bandana hanging out the back pocket—jumps off the bike, sending it crashing. Show More Summary
Although, yes, troops will now be able to bring on non-heteronormative counselors, the Boy Scouts are not planning to stop any of their members from purposefully not choosing a gay-identified leader.
The lesson here is don't smack talk Devonte' Graham if he's your camp counselor.
Camp Firewood's counselors and high schoolers may look slightly different, even though the eight-episode series' is set during the same summer.
Counselor Carl offers a five-minute video course in emotional intelligence. The post Why Do Some Smart People Keep Making the Same Dumb Mistakes? appeared first on The Good Men Project.
By Amy Gong Liu, WiSci STEAM Camp Counselor The energy in the room was electrically tense. Some of us fiddled with our papers, and others looked down at their laps. We were doing round-table introductions, and much too soon, it was my turn. Show More Summary
Ridley Scott may go back to the drug trade at some point in the future. The director explored some ugly inevitabilities of the drug trade in The Counselor, and now he is signed to make a film based on Don Winslow‘s recent novel The Cartel. Show More Summary
How the phrase means more than just the opposite of abstinence.
Twelve years ago was a low point for Brendan Frey. His wife at the time was pregnant, but genetic counselors told the couple that something was wrong with the baby.“There was a problem, but they really couldn’t tell us how serious it was,” Frey recalled to me. “It was sort of a genetic problem that could be nothing or could be disastrous.”Read full article >>
If you know a teen who will be a high school junior or senior this fall, you know a teen who should be thinking about the college application process this summer. As former head counselor in Georgia’s DeKalb County Schools, I saw 95 percent of my advisees go to college, [...]
This summer, Netflix will tell the stories of not just camp counselors from Camp Firewood, but also those of lifeguards from Staten Island, New York. The streaming video platform has announced it will release the feature film StatenShow More Summary
Berkeley economist Maurice Obstfeld will advise the world’s top economic policymakers when he steps into his new role as the IMF chief counselor in September. Here’s a quick look at his views on topic issues, largely based on several years of Chicago Booth surveys of academic economists.
At the camp where I work, our director and my good friend, Paige, shares an important piece of wisdom with the counselors at the end of pre-summer orientation: “The days are long, but the summer is short.” The days at camp start very early and end well past sunset, and they’re packed with hours and......
Oxytocin rewards us for human connection. Prior to becoming a counselor in a program that treats domestic violence offenders, I hadn’t thought much about oxytocin, the hormone often referred to as “the trust molecule.” It is a neurochemical often associated with the reproductive cycle, and its synthetic form, pitocin, is used to induce labor. Show More Summary
College counselor is going the last mile to help a student who has no support from her parents.
Including a new Camp Firewood staffer played by Jason Schwartzmann
For teachers, summer is typically sloooooooow, a much-needed break after wearing the multiple hats of social worker, soccer coach and career counselor all year long. Not so for adjuncts, who take off their hats and grab their aprons....Show More Summary
It's time to meet Camp Firewood's staff! Netflix is bringing back Wet Hot American Summer for an eight-episode run, and all your favorite counselors are primped and ready for a whole new batch of campers "If you need a tampon, or a shoulder to cry on," just talk to Katie, who's bursting with Cabin 7 pride. Show More Summary