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Jim Nabors and How Liberalism May Win Its Way to Defeat

rmccarthy Wrote: Feb 02, 2013 9:01 PM
There is a plethora of opportunities to avail oneself in the pursuit of an education, home-school or otherwise. A parent need not be qualified in any or all fields but might be more so than many, many public school teachers.
RayTheAnarchoCapitalist Wrote: Feb 02, 2013 10:27 PM
Most kids who graduate from Chicago high schools read at a 5th grade level. How could parents be any worse?
rmccarthy Wrote: Feb 02, 2013 9:08 PM
A well informed school teacher is hard to come by in the public system and in many colleges. However, you miss the point that many things outside of the home are available to "home- schoolers" including superior instruction from qualified teachers.
OBAMA-DRAMA Wrote: Feb 02, 2013 9:05 PM
Few parents lacking a college education can trump the abilities and level of understanding of a well informed school teacher. There are examples to the contrary for sure. However, such is rare rather than common. And for sure, there are numbers of teachers that in becoming such is due to dumbed down standards in colleges. However, noting the above it is that a well informed, motivated teacher with good communications skills far exceed in number those parents with equal or greater skill.

Is Gomer Pyle one of the Four Horseman of the Liberal Apocalypse?

The superficially surprising thing about last week’s announcement that Jim Nabors had married his boyfriend of four decades was not so much the nuptials themselves – I always felt Gomer was just going through the motions with Lou-Ann Poovie. Rather, it was the cultural reaction to the news that a huge star back in his day had decided he would tell even if we didn’t ask.

There was no reaction. America, including conservatives regardless of their feelings about gay marriage, collectively shrugged their shoulders and generally wished the elderly...