Poor Hacks.


This is great. But it also helps if you have money and access to a safe and vibrant community. We need more hacks in education, but we also have to bring up to to par the woefully dysfunctional poor and inner-city schools, long neglected due to race, class and this stupid libertarian notion that the kids are on their own.

13 Year Old Boy Blows the Myth of ?Public Education? Out of the Water

“It is, in fact, nothing short of a miracle that the modern methods of education have not yet entirely strangled the holy curiosity of inquiry; for this delicate? plant, aside from stimulation, stands mainly in need of freedom; without this it goes to wrack and ruin without fail. It is a very grave?



Finishing a movie is hard. A little bit here. Half that distance again. Half it a third time. Then, suddenly, you stumble all the way to the end. At the moment? Still splitting half that distance with each step. That means I still have the stumbling to look forward to.