[rescue] RE: Small schools...
Joshua D. Boyd
rescue at sunhelp.org
Tue Jun 19 11:08:46 CDT 2001
Well, I think that most people would consider the current reigning Bush
sucessfull. And he drank lots of alcohol and got a low GPA. Recently he
said to the graduating students of Yale, "To those of you who graduate
with As and Bs, congradulations. And to those of you who graduate with
Cs, even you could someday be president."
I don't know. People round here ridicule him for sounding stupid when he
speeks, but he sounds fine to me. Traffic round my house recently ground
to a halt when his motorcade went through. Glad I'd already gotten to
work by then. My sister was stuck in traffic do to him and was late to
On Tue, 19 Jun 2001, Ken Hansen wrote:
> Values-based can mean simply there are theological students there, in my
> case it usually ment that a church helped to found the school, and still has
> a hand in running it - but far less involved, than say the involvement of
> the catholic church in a catholic school.
> Opinions differ as to the quality of students from Oxford & Cambridge... And
> was there a correlation between alchol consumption and GPA and success in
> later life? ;^)
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "David Cantrell" <david at cantrell.org.uk>
> To: <rescue at sunhelp.org>
> Sent: Tuesday, June 19, 2001 11:28 AM
> Subject: Re: [rescue] RE: Small schools...
> > "Ken Hansen" <n2vip at bellatlantic.net> wrote:
> > > What is so unusual about that? These would be schools that are (I would
> > > imagine) smaller, values-based
> > What is 'values-based'? Sure if it's run by $rabid_religious_cult I can
> > understand it, but otherwise, naah.
> > > and decent places to get an education,
> not a
> > > piece of paper and a strong liver.
> > Copious amounts of alcohol doesn't seem to have lowered the quality of
> > Oxford and Cambridge graduates.
> > --
> > David Cantrell | david at cantrell.org.uk | http://www.cantrell.org.uk/david/
> > Good advice is always certain to be ignored,
> > but that's no reason not to give it -- Agatha Christie
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