This is a heartwarming story: A young girl who is in the 3rd grade achieved a perfect score on her FCAT math and reading tests and was rewarded with a trip to Disney World. Here's the kicker- this young girl is a foster child who was removed from her parents home because of their involvement in drugs and gangs. The Herald article is here. Doesn't that just make you feel great about the potential of kids? Children are our most precious resource and we damn well better start doing a better job of protecting and nurturing them.
UPDATE How in the world did we ever forget this race?
Samantha Ruiz Cohen vs. Peter Adrien. Do we even need to say whom we're voting for?
Who in the world wants to work on these hot summer days?
Well, we found a Judge and prosecutor who have nothing better to do.
So, while we're a bit busy talk amongst yourselves.
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