Allison Dantinne

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Ice Cream Socialism: Ben & Jerry’s Dreams Up a Bernie Sanders Flavor

Several famous names have inspired Ben & Jerry’s ice cream flavors over the years, including President Barack Obama’s “Yes, Pecan”; Jimmy Fallon’s “The Tonight Dough”; and Stephen Colbert’s “AmeriCone Dream.” Most recently, the Vermont-based ice cream brand’s cofounder, Ben Cohen, decided to show …

Middle-class

Students In California School District Now Guaranteed ‘C’ Grades For DOING NOTHING

5:08 AM 10/27/2015<p>Officials in a public school district about 50 miles north of San Francisco have found a new and exciting way to coddle kids. Under …

Education

Notorious RBG: The Supreme Court Justice Turned Cultural Icon

Supreme Court justices are generally robed and mysterious figures. Their faces are not emblazoned on T-shirts, painted on fingernails, tattooed on arms and shoulders, and their characters are not parodied on TV programs ranging from <i>Saturday Night Live</i> to <i>Scandal</i>. At least not until Justice Ruth …

What Grade Level Does Donald Trump Speak At? New Analysis Claims to Have Answer

He’s brash, blunt and direct — and speaking at the level of a fourth grader, according to a new analysis.<p>The Boston Globe reviewed the announcement speeches of each 2016 hopeful and found that Donald Trump’s choice words were at the comprehension level of a fourth grader — the lowest of any …

Why White Parents Won't Choose Black Schools

Last year when I attempted to pick my daughter up from school, the volunteers in the carpool line tried to put a fourth grader in my car, not the four year old I was attempting to retrieve. Both of us were vehemently shaking our heads, both of us looked totally confused, but the man with the radio …

Donald Trump Would Cut Department Of Education, EPA

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump suggested Sunday that he would eliminate several federal agencies if he were elected president.<p>Asked on "Fox News Sunday" how he would cut spending, Trump named the Department of Education and the Environmental Protection Agency as potential …

The Results of Every Presidential Election in History

<i>The results of every presidential election in history (1789-2012)</i><p>If you think the country is polarized ahead of the presidential election in 2016, you would be right. But if you believe that Americans have always dug in their heels and voted Democrat or Republican year after year, take a look at …

All The Productivity Tips You Need In 9 Infographics

Do you want to be more successful? Many successful entrepreneurs share similar ideals and routines which play an intrinsic part in their success.<p>If …

Time Management

Who Are The 'Gifted And Talented' And What Do They Need?

Ron Turiello's daughter, Grace, seemed unusually alert even as a newborn.<p>At 7 months or so, she showed an interest in categorizing objects: She'd take a drawing of an elephant in a picture book, say, and match it to a stuffed elephant and a realistic plastic elephant.<p>At 5 or 6 years old, when …

What Teachers Aren't Learning

<b>By Jeffrey Cipriani</b><p>Sitting in the back of the classroom, right cheek pressed to a desk and tears drying on her chin, Mya squeezes a stress ball and smells a stick of lavender while I talk about units of measurement.<p>"Mr. Cipriani," Jose whispers as I pass his desk. "Read this." He hands me a written …

Trump calls for taking in Syrian refugees

The United States should take in some refugees from Syria, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said Tuesday night.<p>"I hate the concept of it, but on a humanitarian basis, you have to," Trump said in his first Fox News appearance in two weeks, appearing on "The O'Reilly Factor."<p>"This was …