Category Archives: Floats You Missed

“On good faith, we just kept waiting and allowing for them to act, and they didn’t.”

“We just knew that she would be defended by her administration, and when she wasn’t, initially, we just couldn’t even believe it was happening that way. On good faith, we just kept waiting and allowing for them to act, and … Continue reading

Posted in Educate, Floats You Missed | Tagged , | Leave a comment

This Vehicle Does Not

That’s it. World of possibilities…..

Posted in Floats You Missed, N.O. brought to you by G B. | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Keep X in Your Xmas

 

Posted in Floats You Missed | Leave a comment

Reform Without Change

The NO Advocate‘s story on LSU public hospitals, Report: Hospital overhaul fraught with ‘uncertainties,’ ends with this single sentence: PAR also criticized the manner in which the agreements for private takeover were developed. PAR didn’t have much more to say in … Continue reading

Posted in Floats You Missed | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Lafourche Parish Don’t Need No Damn Libraries

Just a big, new jail. Not 1 word in Election 2013: Voters asked to rededicate library funding toward jail addresses the sad irony in taking money from the parish library system to create more jail space. Access to reading materials and … Continue reading

Posted in A Colorblind Society Is Just Blind, Not Just, Educate, Floats You Missed | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Really? [update]

Classic book’s ban reinforced by school board. WDSU, 10/11/13. A 2001 ban on a classic book in Plaquemines Parish Schools was reinforced after it was discovered some teachers were reading “To Kill A Mockingbird” to students, unaware the ban was … Continue reading

Posted in Floats You Missed | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

“delusional…rabid”

Posted in Floats You Missed | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

“not warranted based on the particular situations”

Kingkade, Tyler. “Yale Faces $165,000 Clery Act Fine For Failing To Report Sex Offenses On Campus.” HuffPo, 5/15/13. Yale failed to report a total of four forcible sex offenses in its campus crime statistics for 2001 and 2002, according to … Continue reading

Posted in Floats You Missed | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Misogyny Explained, with Ice Cream, in 40 Seconds

from Jezebel: Animator Scott Benson Eviscerates MRA* Arguments with Clever Cartoon, 4/28/13. [MRA = "Men's Rights Activists"]

Posted in Floats You Missed | Leave a comment

Sometimes the Times-Picayune Gets It Right…

    …by accident Wednesday, 4/24/13, 7AM.

Posted in Floats You Missed | Leave a comment