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And Now For The Facts

If you watched the State of the Union speech last night, you got a lot of drivel and insultingly inaccurate boilerplate.  Here are the facts from actual subject matter experts: Economy The Problem With Obama’s Shrinking Deficit Talking Point President Obama

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Posted in Economy, Education, Energy, Environment, Health Care, Judiciary_Legal, Leaning Left, Liberal Hypocrisy, Military, Miscellaneous, Racism, Religion, Transparency, War on Terror_Radical Islam, World Events

The Struggle For Stupidity

*sigh* There’s my two cents.  

Posted in Common Core, Education

Common Core Math

For those of you who have no personal experience with the garbage methodology of math being taught to our children by the Common Core curriculum, you may have thought I was exaggerating with my previous rant about kids being taught

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Pay Attention To That Creepy Feeling That You’re Being Watched

Because you are: As many as 227 million Americans may be compelled to disclose intimate details of their families and financial lives — including their Social Security numbers — in a new national database being assembled by two federal agencies.

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Posted in Common Core, Education, General Politics, Health Care, Leaning Left

The Backpedal Picks Up Speed

Good news: Following Indiana’s lead, state legislatures in Oklahoma, South Carolina and Missouri have approved measures to exit and replace the national standards and tests known as Common Core. A proposal in Oklahoma would repeal Common Core and replace it with new

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Posted in Education

Getting Up To Speed On Common Core

It’s time to jump in and get up to speed on Common Core. Let’s start at the beginning: Common Core is a set of K-12 educational standards, developed by big business and special interests in Washington D.C. and supported by

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Common Core Conundrum

I’ll have much more on this subject in future posts, but for now this opinion from Erick Erickson at Red State is a great perspective to get things started: Common Core seems like a good idea. In a society as

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Students 1, Michelle Obama 0

This is very interesting.  About a week ago the Daily Mail had this story: A furor over what the Topeka school district considers an honor has erupted after plans were announced for Obama to address a combined graduation ceremony for

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Posted in Education, General Politics

What Fun: We’re Like The Soviet Union!

According to Senator Lamar Alexander, anyway: Sen. Lamar Alexander (R., Tenn.), the U.S. secretary of education from 1991 to 1993, tells National Review Online that President Obama’s revamping of the federal student-loan program is “truly brazen” and the “most underreported

Posted in Education, Leaning Left

Economics 101: How Monopolies Suck

Excellent, excellent stuff: Hot Air’s conclusion: Some services require a government monopoly, such as the military or the use of force in law enforcement. Almost all other issues are better left to the private sector, where competition forces innovation and

Posted in Education, General Politics
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