May 14, 2009

WE ARE ALL SCHUMPERTARIANS NOW:

Detroit schools 'ground zero': Duncan airs 'outrage' over failing system (ASSOCIATED PRESS | Thursday, May 14, 2009)

"I think Detroit is ground zero" for education in the United States, [Education Secretary Arne Duncan] later told reporters. "Detroit is New Orleans two years ago without Hurricane Katrina, and I feel a tremendous sense of both urgency and outrage."

That's an unusually profound insight from a Democrat, that Katrina was the best thing that ever happened to New Orleans.

Posted by Orrin Judd at May 14, 2009 7:41 AM
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