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by hilltopwildcat
Yesterday, 11:00 pm
Forum: Gods and Generals
Topic: Small school graduation. Sad observation
Replies: 35
Views: 261

Re: Small school graduation. Sad observation

Remember "No Child Left Behind". Unfunded mandate. Bush 2 was SO proud.
by hilltopwildcat
Yesterday, 4:05 pm
Forum: Football
Topic: Isaiah Zuber - Transferring
Replies: 14
Views: 550

Re: Isaiah Zuber - Transferring

Bummer. I wish him luck. College football is beginning to have large amounts of suckage.
by hilltopwildcat
Yesterday, 4:01 pm
Forum: Gods and Generals
Topic: Small school graduation. Sad observation
Replies: 35
Views: 261

Re: Small school graduation. Sad observation

from this site, it doesn't look like state of kansas professors are underpaid. https://www.ziprecruiter.com/Salaries/What-Is-the-Average-Professor-Salary-by-State i got $6000 to teach a 3-hour, senior-level business course at ksu last spring at what was called an "executive in residence" pay level....
by hilltopwildcat
Yesterday, 1:00 pm
Forum: Gods and Generals
Topic: Serious question
Replies: 16
Views: 117

Re: Serious question

I know the answer learnin, at least partially. Look at the situation from China's point of view. They have loaned us vast sums of money and are trusting we will repay them. We are indeed motivated to do so in order to maintain our credit worthiness domestically and around the world. During his camp...
by hilltopwildcat
Yesterday, 12:58 pm
Forum: Gods and Generals
Topic: Small school graduation. Sad observation
Replies: 35
Views: 261

Re: Small school graduation. Sad observation

I'm basing my opinion on what our local state rep in MO has told me. He gave me the year and I forgot but he said for decades the state divided their money roughly 1/3 social programs, 1/3 education and 1/3 state business. He said that social programs were now almost 60% so they did their best to ke...
by hilltopwildcat
Yesterday, 9:48 am
Forum: Gods and Generals
Topic: Serious question
Replies: 16
Views: 117

Re: Serious question

I heard the same things learnin'. I read somewhere the other day that the percent of what China holds now is much smaller. In a way, the U.S. is hoping China cashes in and citizens will buy the debt or other foreign countries. Then it went into all the currency devaluation and crap and I got lost.
by hilltopwildcat
Yesterday, 9:44 am
Forum: Gods and Generals
Topic: Small school graduation. Sad observation
Replies: 35
Views: 261

Re: Small school graduation. Sad observation

In the good old days 40 years ago, tuition my last semester for 15 hrs was $385. I don't recall all the other fees. With work study, the predecessor to the Pell Grants and a weekend job, I made money going to school. Something needs to change. Maybe a lot of somethings. And I paid my way through sc...
by hilltopwildcat
May 21st, 2019, 10:35 pm
Forum: Gods and Generals
Topic: Small school graduation. Sad observation
Replies: 35
Views: 261

Re: Small school graduation. Sad observation

In the good old days 40 years ago, tuition my last semester for 15 hrs was $385. I don't recall all the other fees. With work study, the predecessor to the Pell Grants and a weekend job, I made money going to school. Something needs to change. Maybe a lot of somethings.
by hilltopwildcat
May 21st, 2019, 2:22 pm
Forum: Gods and Generals
Topic: Largest Tax Increase Since 1993
Replies: 54
Views: 304

Re: Largest Tax Increase Since 1993

NealyFan wrote:
May 21st, 2019, 11:46 am
Rep Moran is not a fan of the tariffs

https://m.huffpost.com/us/entry/us_5ce3 ... a35a2be586
I'm surprised you don't support tariffs. The loss of income would certainly fix all those damn farmers.
by hilltopwildcat
May 21st, 2019, 2:21 pm
Forum: Gods and Generals
Topic: This would be a "hate crime" if the races involved.....
Replies: 3
Views: 70

Re: This would be a "hate crime" if the races involved.....

Weak...........just really, really weak.