"We have met the enemy and they are ours..." -- Oliver Hazard Perry
"I don't want a piece of you... I want the whole thing!" -- Bob Barker
1) first in his class with the highest GPA in the history of one of the most prestigious private schools in the USA
2) 1600 SAT-he got that score at age 14
3) won a national math championship that was open to anyone short of a PhD in Math
4) was a world class "ultimate frisbee" player and missed the world record distance mark by a foot.
Sadly the admissions office couldn't predict he was going to become a coke fiend the summer after he was admitted
but I also know of students who were massive screw ups in college went to a third rate law school and ended up being the lawyer you'd hire if you wanted the very best.
I also know that when a politician refuses to divulge something it is because the information won't help him. If obama had the grades that white males needed to get into HLS the year he went, he would be bragging about it because at minimum it would be in the 3.75 range and most likely 3.8-3.9
Can't we just turn Congress off and then turn it back on again?
AUSTAN GOOLSBEE: I think the world vests too much power, certainly in the president, probably in Washington in general for its influence on the economy, because most all of the economy has nothing to do with the government.
bears, bulls, white sox fan 4 life!!!