Professor’s ‘yawn’ rant offers a lesson in viral video
Recorded meltdown a reminder that embarrassing behavior can be seen around the world in an age of video lectures
By Dennis Carter, Assistant EditorRead more by Denny Carter
Cornell University Professor Mark Talbert’s search for a student who yawned during class was first seen by about 200 students. The recorded rant had been viewed 218,000 times on YouTube as of press time—and educators say it’s a reminder that anything said in a lecture hall these days can be held against you in the court of viral video. Read more with registration.