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Monday, June 23, 2008

Today in WTF

Posted By on 06.23.08 at 01:41 PM

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Wait, what?

"Chicago Public Schools officials gave away a car Monday to a student with perfect attendance for a three-month portion of the school year."

I don't know what's crazier--that the CPS is bribing middle-schoolers with cars to attend class, or that it only took one-third of a school year of perfect attendance. Is Oprah behind this?


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