Summer homework? He’ll sue

by Walter Olson on January 21, 2005

In suburban Milwaukee, 17-year-old Peer Larson wants to be in teacher Aaron Bieniek’s honors pre-calculus class, but isn’t happy about the homework assignments Mr. Bieniek required students to do over the summer. So he and his father are suing Mr. Bieniek, various school officials, and the Whitnall School District, saying summer homework assignments shouldn’t be allowed. (Jamaal Abdul-Alim, “Homework during summer vacation prompts lawsuit”, Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, Jan. 19). Update Mar. 15: judge dismisses suit.

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1 nmj3e 01.21.05 at 12:13 pm

Link Rodeo 1/21

Here is the President’s inaugural speech, and here are some random items from yesterday: a witty sign and a fed-up blogger (hat tip: Stranded on Blue Islands, whose real-time blog of the inauguration is a good read.)
A discussion over on Brad Delong’s we

2 The Quipper 01.21.05 at 1:18 pm

Right Wing Bloggers are Stupid

Today’s “I’m stupid” moment of the day:

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