Haim posted Dec 5, 2012 3:09 AM (GSC's remarks at end): > > Lou Talman Posted: Dec 4, 2012 12:20 PM > > >He may also use "TEM" without limit and without > >admitting that he is doing so. > > Et tu, Lou? So, you are really not sure what "The > The Education Mafia" means? Really? I'd bet you are > pretty sure what your socialists friends mean when > they talk about "Big Oil", or "Wall Street", or > "Banksters" (a portmanteau of "banker" and > "ganster"), or "capitalists", or "petty bourgoisie". > How about "The 1%" and "The 99%"? No problem there, > , eh? But, somehow you just can't wrap your brain > around the idea of "The Education Mafia". Gosh, Lou, > I wonder who has more explaining to do. > > >Of course, others---including you and me---share > >this privilege. That's only fair. > > > >As this list attests, such privileges make for dandy > >arguments that have no resolutions. > > And you aim to keep it that way, because a true > rue solution for what ails American public education > will not be kind to The Education Mafia. > And that solution will be even less kind to Haim and his cohorts and consorts than it is to that infamous 'Education Mafia' of Haim's (assuming such a powerful and malign entity actually exists in the real world - and assuming that Haim has correctly identified its consitutents).