He can be a bit rude from time to time, and can sometimes make an a** of himself. In 1010 he was sarcastic, but caring and I made it out of there with an easy A. in 1020, he was spiteful, meant, and condescending. I am not doing nearly as well. You will write four 1500 word essays in both classes, have 10 easy quizzes from readings, and a ton of participation points. only take 1010. He does give good feedback on papers, but he is a tough grader. He requires a lot of work to be put up into a final draft and it can become real tedious, real fast. Despite the good feedback, I don't think I would take another one of his courses.