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Yearly Archives: 2002

I don’t know why

I don’t know why

…but this blitz just left me speechless. ________________________________________ If you enjoyed A Thanksgiving Taco…. This Wednesday in Brace Commons Thursday Night Salsa Presents: A TACO BEFORE FINALS Featuring: Free Homemade… Read more »

Affirmative action in education on the docket

Affirmative action in education on the docket

The Supreme Court agrees to hear two cases concerning racial preferences at public universities and may decide whether such admissions policies violate the 14th Amendment’s equal protection clause.

What they really want at Berkeley’s Boalt Hall

What they really want at Berkeley’s Boalt Hall

The dean of Berkeley’s law school resigned in disgrace last week, amidst accusations of sexual misconduct. His accusor’s lawyer had this to say, according to the Herald Tribune: [Lawyer Laura]… Read more »

RE: UGA salaries

RE: UGA salaries

My only problem with cutting UGA salaries is that they are comparatively low to other schools. In the same way some of the cuts are embarrassing, it’s embarrassing that schools… Read more »

Double Standard

Double Standard

Obviously there are countless non-essential programs that should be cut. Doing so will not, however, free monies then to be applied to programs fundamental to education. Much of the problem… Read more »

Ask Milton Friedman…and a contest

Ask Milton Friedman…and a contest

Stan Horowitz writes in about the College’s recent budget pruning: Here are the facts about the Dartmouth budget crisis as I understand them: – On June 30, 1999 the endowment… Read more »

Reuters = Retarded

Reuters = Retarded

Here’s a National Review Online piece about Reuters, which — aside from refusing to call terrorists “terrorists” — now describes Mass-Murderer and Arch-Nemesis Osama bin Laden as a “dissident.” What’s… Read more »

Louisiana Dogfight

Louisiana Dogfight

A dead heat, just as predicted.

Rowdy Penners

Rowdy Penners

Those boors don’t know how to treat guests.

Buy the swim team

Buy the swim team

No joke.