Let me be the first to say Ernest Hemingway has a strangely British accent, but maybe that's from all that European travel.
H.G. Wells lets Ernest Hemingway try to make it all the way to the end of a sentence, and Sun Tzu is simply terrifying. Or adorable. Or something.
It's the Dead Authors Podcast Appendix F.
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For some reason — Halloween? Thanksgiving Pilgrim Pageants? New Broadway season? Fiction? Elections? — this appeals to me greatly.
The state of Pennsylvania is one of the two or three states in the country that does not have a state mechanism for funding schools. Essentially, each year school districts go to the state capital separately and ask their local representatives to fight each other over an unspecified, unbudgeted amount of pocket change that might possibly be used to some degree to fund the schools in the state. Please do not ask how well this works.
Finally, the state is being sued.
...continue reading "State of PA sets education standards, refuses to permit cities to implement them. Cities sue."