She actually attended school in my town.  Of course, those were the days when there was actual discipline in the schools.  And the goal was education not teaching children to “feel better about oneself.”  Yup, our priorities are really screwed up.

“The more I read and the more I listen, the more apparent it is that our society suffers from an alarming degree of public ignorance,” O’Connor said.

Justice Sandra Day O’Connor on Political Ignorance.