“Teachers matter. So instead of bashing them, or defending the status quo, let’s offer schools a deal. Give them the resources to keep good teachers on the job, and reward the best ones. In return, grant schools flexibility: To teach with creativity and passion; to stop teaching to the test; and to replace teachers who just aren’t helping kids learn.” —Obama (via kateoplis)
“10 million people contacted Congress, Wales said. “That’s not an abuse of power, that’s democracy. [Dodd] had best get used to it.” —Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales, responding to MPAA chairman Christopher Dodd’s claim that SOPA blackout was “an abuse of power.” (via wilwheaton)
At least he won’t be known as Mr. 1% anymore. Though I guess Mr. 14% isn’t much of an improvement.
"Anyone but Mitt!".replace("Mitt", "Newt");
The latest development in the GOP primaries.