Category Archives: Betsy ‘Special Ed’ DeVos

A Stunning Victory for Betsy Devos!

The Tennesseean: The students at St. Edward Catholic School in Nashville can no longer check out the popular Harry Potter book series from their school’s library. The seven-book series depicting the magical adventures of a young wizard and his friends was removed from … Continue reading

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And Now, A Musical Interlude

 

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News That Will Drive You To Drink – UPDATED

Happy Hour News Briefs While everyone is aghast at The Russian Usurper and his latest affront to decency,  Betsy ‘Special Ed’ DeVos is making hay will the sun shines. Scissorhead Fran alerts us to this piece up in Common Dreams: … Continue reading

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#MeToo Gets School Dazed By DeVos

Education Secretary Betsy ‘Special Ed’ DeVos introduced new guidelines for how colleges will handle sexual assault and harassment charges, you know,  to give more rights to accused parties, including the right to cross-examine their accusers. “The proposal will give new rights … Continue reading

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A Metaphor for Our Times?

The Toledo Blade reports A $40 million yacht owned by the family of U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos — one of 10 yachts owned by the DeVos family — was docked in Huron, which sits along Lake Erie, when someone untied it, … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink

Saturday Happy Hour News Briefs Some wingnut on Fox News is suggesting we use one of these in the next school shooting, you know, to free the kids: Tell us more, Motherboard! “I wish this was a joke, but I … Continue reading

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He Sells InTell in the Seychelles

Hey guys, remember that time that Trump’s Fratsputin, Jared Kushner, asked the Russia ambassador to help set up a back channel to communicate with Russia? Why anyone would need another way to reach Pooty-Poot is mysterious, because there is the … Continue reading

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Philosophy Class With Betsy Devos!

If a tree falls in the woods and no one is there to hear it, does it make a sound? What if Education Secretary Betsy Devos went to Stoneman Douglas High to offer thoughts and prayers and talked to no … Continue reading

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Bathroom Break!

Your Kind Cannot Pee Here Good Morning, Scissorheads! Hope your kids pee’ed before they left for school, because Betsy DeVos doesn’t want transkids to pee in school: “The Education Department has told BuzzFeed News it won’t investigate or take action … Continue reading

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Frank Luntz Puts Words in Betsy DeVos’ Own Stupid Mouth

We have not heard much from Betsy DeVos lately, and while clearly the most controversial and unqualified member of the Fourth Reich (walking termite buffet Mike Pence was the tie-breaking vote to confirm DeVos), we wondered why she wasn’t still … Continue reading

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