Wednesday, February 1, 2017

News From The Twilight Zone

If there are such things as parallel universes, I sometimes wonder if, by some cruel trans-dimensional legerdemain, we have slipped into one of them. The latest indication of the permeability between worlds comes from the confirmation hearings of the Orange Ogre's pick for Secretary of Education, Betsy DeVos.

In this episode, we learn that Ms Devos, a long-time charter school advocate with no faith in the public school system, has something in common with that famous Canadian plagiarist, Chris Spence:


  1. Far be it for me to come to DeVos defence but how easy would it be for any of us to express those thoughts in the very same words? I wonder how many others have written that same sentence in nearly identical words? I don't know.

    1. Given the singular dearth of integrity I've seen thus far in those associating themselves with Trump, Mound, I am willing to assume the worst here.