UPDATE 3:44 PM I just hit 500,000 page views. I'm going to Disney World!
ORIGINAL POST 9:45 AM
Praise the Lord and pass the (verbal) ammunition, the Amherst School Committee race in the People's Republic just became downright interesting. We got us a contest.
And isn't that what democracy is all about?
Plus the difference between the two is downright stark--even though both are highly-educated white woman, married, with kids in the schools.
One is a crusading reformer, fearlessly forcing our bloated education system to take a hard look in the mirror and realize how bloated and ineffectual the once venerable system has become; while the other candidate is an apologist for the tired, expensive, business-as-usual scenario.
The Daily Hampshire Gazette reports (late as usual)