What IS she talking about?
OMG - I nearly fell over laughing this morning as I came across this video clip of a Teen Beauty Pageant. Miss Teen South Carolina was asked the following question: “Recent polls have shown a fifth of Americans can’t locate the United States on a world map. Why do you think this is?” Her answer is.. how shall we say it.. amazing. [Check it out via Kontrib]
Cornell named "Hottest Ivy" by Newsweek
Cornell students and alumni - be proud (although you should have been proud to begin with of course). Newsweek has named Cornell University the “Hottest Ivy” this year in their “25 Hottest Schools” article here. Here’s the blurb about the school: Unlike the other Ivies, Cornell is a land-grant college emphasizing problem solving as well as scholarly debate. The...