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    Bill’s disbarment

    Donna brings up a good point regarding Bill’s disbarment in Arkansas. I doubt that a former attorney general of the state regards it as a “badge of honor” to have been disbarred. Since state bar associations are notoriously lax in disciplining members and disbarments are extremely rare, Bill is in…
    Locker Room contributor, June 30, 2004
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    Fun with the ACLU

    From Richmond, Va.: “The American Civil Liberties Union sued in federal court to keep the state from shutting down a no-clothing camp for juveniles in late July at the White Tail Park nudist camp in Ivor.” Word is, however, that the ACLU may drop the suit after learning that…
    Locker Room contributor, June 30, 2004
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    Re: Hillary’s candid socialism

    I just wish Hillary had years ago applied her “for the common good” social theory to Bill. Maybe we’d all have been spared the obnoxious details of his behavior in and out of court, and he’d be able to practice law in Arkansas.
    Locker Room contributor, June 30, 2004
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    What a surprise, I mean, compromise!

    “As they try to close the gaps between the [state] House and Senate proposals, lawmakers are tending to go with the higher numbers, one negotiator said.”…
    Locker Room contributor, June 30, 2004
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    Re: Cultural Math…And bagpipes!

    I can’t add unless there are bagpipes playing in the background, too!…
    Locker Room contributor, June 30, 2004
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    Legalized murder in western North Carolina

    Hendersonville Times-News columnist Stephen Black has posted the last of his series of columns on the Civil War in the NC mountains. Read the whole thing, as they say.
    Locker Room contributor, June 30, 2004
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    Re: Cultural Math

    Let’s think how this would play out; I’m envisioning it all devolving into an excercise in stereotyping. Example Word Problem: If John Thomas lives in the suburbs with 12 houses per block and a Passat every third house and his whole soccer team lives on the same block, how many…
    Locker Room contributor, June 30, 2004
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    Cultural Math

    “To what degree is it beneficial for teachers to relate to a child’s cultural experiences when teaching concepts involving math?…Are we really communicating with all kids about math in a way they understand?”…
    Locker Room contributor, June 30, 2004