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Add another voice to those warning about the lack of financial oversight for charter schools. One of New York state’s top fiscal monitors told ProPublica that audits by his office have found “practices that are questionable at best, illegal at worst” at some charter schools. Pete G
At about 20 seconds into the new trailer for Backstreet Boys: Show Em What You're Made Of a disembodied voice (Brian?) asks: "What do you do when you're a full-grown man in a boy band?" This is exactly the kind of question a Backstreet Boys documentary should be asking. Read more
If you were watching the television coverage Wednesday of President Obama's historic shift on Cuba policy, the face you were most likely to see—even more than the president's—was that of Marco Rubio. There he was in an interview on Fox News, and on CNN, and holding a press conference in the Capitol, all to denounce what he saw as a catastrophic capitulation to "the oppressors" in Havana.
My primary emotion when I think of law-enforcement officers is profound gratitude that they did not shoot me to death in my basement rumpus room ten years ago. If they had, it would have been terrible for me, but I have no doubt it would have been a “good shoot.” What happened was this: After 24 hours of flight delays, I staggered back into my house in Eugene, Oregon, at about 2:30 am.