Ralph Nader recently announced that he is throwing his hat into the presidential ring. Democrats are no doubt experiencing deja-vu, as many haven't internalized the infamous 2000 presidential "selection," claiming his candidacy stole valuable votes away from the democratic candidate Al Gore.
On Feb. 17, The New York Times printed an article praising student inspiration. Apparently, high school teachers have been emphasizing the journey of the American Dream through teaching "The Great Gatsby." Students "see in 'Gatsby' glimmers of their own evolving identities and dreams," said one teacher.
You may have heard that the Board of Regents recently approved the name of the new Science Center. It will be called the "Regents' Hall of Natural and Mathematical Sciences." Consequently, many have interpreted this move by the Board to be self-serving. This is not the case.