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Topic: Admitting math illiteracy
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Pam

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Admitting math illiteracy
Posted: Oct 29, 2012 1:36 PM
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I'm not sure what is more worrisome - our President having no better than 7th grade math skills or the fact that he is comfortable admitting to it (and considers it a strong campaign message - relating to the people).

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=igqChKbB-t8

If we are going to continue to elect lawyers to public office, perhaps law schools need to start requiring a strong math and economics component.

Pam



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