>Yesterday, I was on a college shuttle bus. The driver >was telling a passenger about the alumni donors, that >you have to give a billion $ to get your name on a >monument; "Do you know how much is a billion? >It's about a hundred million" > >Are bus drivers allowed to vote? This explains much.
Bus drivers don't need to know this stuff. It's more disturbing when journalists and politicians are obviously innumerate, which they generally are.
Could be the driver was being ironic with that busload of college brats.
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