Diane Ravitch on The Daily Show.
Ravitch is the queen. If only the government would listen…
We would also address poverty directly. We would increase the minimum wage and make post-secondary education cheap or free, and we’d improve improve unemployment benefits and offer free job-training to the unemployed.
Poverty is one of the few social ills where throwing money at the problem really does seem to work.
These are not radical, liberal ideas. In fact, in Europe most of them are associated with the more conservative parties, and many of them were associated with the American Republican party in the 80s. But the United States’s political climate is so different from anywhere else in the industrialized world that I fear we will just continue to get farther behind in education (and in % of people living in poverty) until we decide to make some big domestic investments.
for how many years do you think would dean hum the ghostbusters theme every time john found a spirit hunt
and sit in the back and whisper “hey. hey, dad. are you afraid of ghosts?”
and john would roll his eyes in the mirror but give in and mutter “i ain’t afraid of no ghosts” and dean would laugh until he woke up sam
i’m actually crying that’s so sweet
Bill Nye The Science Guy, “Atoms” (1997).
That is stunning. Wow.
“one day, I’ll be a big police dog!”
possibly the cutest fucking thing i have ever seen omg
WHY IS MATH SO CONFUSING????
Math is fun!
what are you
The former South African president died today at age 95. Remember him through his uplifting and revolutionary words.
my AP Stats book knows how it is
This looks like a nightmare. Is this like a Turducken except from another layer of hell?
good lord no.
When they come out of the ocean, I for one will be honoured to serve our tasty extraterrestrial overlords,
watching two really opinionated people have an argument
so my roommate often talks in his sleep
normally it’s just things in spanish, or gibberish, or fragments of sentences
but tonight his true colors came out and i hear him say excitedly
"Yeah guys, and now it’s time to Bedazzle everything.”
oh my god i posted this last night
i finally know the feeling.
this my destiny
no mady it’s your density
i love you let me love you please k thank
what do boxes breath
i stand corrected
Dear shippers of Tumblr: I know the season’s over, but this sort of mistake just bugs the living hell out of me. In early prep for 2013, please take note.
Clicky for source.
Preemptively reblogging. Please be botanically responsible this holiday shipping season. :-)
well maybe I don’t want my otp to have their heads filled with nargles thank you