Re: the right to pursue excellence

Coby Smolens (
Thu, 1 May 1997 23:11:17 -0700

What is the "education" being referred to in this thread which is so
valuable? Are we having a debate about the relative merits of having the
minds of our children filled with somebody else's notions of what they
should contain, while seated in green chairs -- or pink chairs? If that
is the case I would draw our collective attention upward, to the "from"
line at the top of this post in the hope we might remember why we are


...a conclusion is just a place where someone got tired of thinking...