HCHS Represent

Heh. At least we got mentioned: The Public Elites Some schools didn’t make our list because their students are too good. The best of the best. NEWSWEEK’s Challenge Index is designed to recognize schools that challenge average students, and not magnet or charter schools that draw only the best students in their areas. These top… Continue reading HCHS Represent

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Blogmeme, stolen from Gareth

What we have here is the top 106 books most often marked as “unread” by LibraryThing‚Äôs users. As in, they sit on the shelf to make you look smart or well rounded. Bold the ones you’ve read, underline the ones you read for school, italicize the ones you started but didn’t finish.

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Decline of the suburbs and exurbs?

Found via a post on the Flyertalk OMNI board: 04.28.08 | Chicago Driven to the Brink A new analysis shows that high gas prices are not only implicated in the bursting of the housing bubble, but that the higher cost of commuting has already re-shaped the landscape of real estate value between cities and suburbs.… Continue reading Decline of the suburbs and exurbs?