Via La Crosse Tribune.
HAND-CURATED POSTS FROM THE WISCONSIN BLOGOSPHERE (AND SOMETIMES POINTS BEYOND)
This may be the among the most competitive job searches of the early twenty-first century.
We understand not every student is destined to be a Shakespeare, a T.S. Elliot or a Joseph Pulitzer. But putting a noun, verb and object in the proper order is not rocket science. And asking that the SATs test such knowledge and that it be taught in our classrooms is to demand only the basics in education.
A top ATF official who oversaw the disastrous “Operation Fast and Furious” took a high-paying private sector job while still collecting his government check.
The move by William McMahon in 2012 “would have clearly constituted fraud,” according to the Department of Justice’s Office of the Inspector General.
But the OIG throws in this caveat: It was not fraud because McMahon had permission for the arrangement, according to the inspector general report obtained by the Journal Sentinel last week. CNN and Townhall.com first reported on the OIG memo.
Sheldon Adelson had a cold:
Walker gave a speech, too, but Adelson did not attend, according to multiple news accounts.
If they can boost turnout over expected 12%.
Bill Kramer charged with assault.
We’ve sent advanced probes to the outer solar system, but there are still new, surprising discoveries to be made, as described in the video below, where scientists learn that even asteroids can have their own ring systems.
Via FREE WHITEWATER.
Kramer filed paperwork [last] Monday saying he would not seek re-election in November. On Friday, Kramer was charged with assaulting a woman in 2011.
According to TiqIQ, an online ticket search engine, the average price for all sessions of the Final Four is $1,367 (up 29% since Friday) with a get-in price of $391.
Golden Eagles looking for a basketball coach.
CF Carlos Gomez
SS Jean Segura
RF Ryan Braun
3B Aramis Ramirez
C Jonathan Lucroy
LF Khris Davis
1B Lyle Overbay
2B Scooter Gennett
P Yovani Gallardo