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Published: Monday, July 30 2012 10:00 a.m. MDT

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Brigham City, UT

Seriously? And how is that program working?

Salt Lake City, Utah

The minimum wage is $7.25 an hour. These oppressed children should sue for what they are rightfully entitled.

Brigham City, UT

After all, it's all about entitlement. We should all get something for nothing.

Mcallen, TX

We hold the worlds record for education funding, and we have to import skilled workers to manage what American manufacturing is left.

How's the standardized testing working out?

Mcallen, TX

A lion raised in a zoo would die if placed in the wilds. The urgency, and skills for survival was never developed.

With our fellow Americans, the urgency for entitlements have replaced those of survival.

Nan BW
ELder, CO

When students were paid for good grades, the grades didn't change significantly. So now we are paying them to attend summer school. What is wrong with us that we do such counterproductive expensive things?

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