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High School Students Turn Sexist Dating Coach’s Lemon Advice into Twitter Lemonade

Nov 14, 2013 By Dan Solomon

When "professional speaker and best-selling author" Justin Lookadoo—whose faith-based dating books and websites includes advice like "dateable girls know when to shut up" and "men of God are wild, not domesticated"—spoke at Richardson High School yesterday, parents were concerned about the messages their children would be receiving. But the students made it clear to the world that they weren't buying it.

This may be the worst idea ever

Feb 1, 2010 By Paul Burka

Finally, Rick Perry wants to do something about the dropout rate. He proposes to prohibit people of high school age from having a driver’s license if they drop out or aren’t progressing toward a degree. Current law requires that students be enrolled in high school in order to get a…

Strangers on a Train

Apr 30, 2005 By John Spong

There was something irresistibly romantic about the gutter punk’s description of stowing away in freight cars. No wonder I wanted to try it—even if, at 38, I probably should have thought to myself, “You’re too old for this.”