Cheers & Jeers


… to the Kent State graduating class of 2007. You made it.

… to Kent State for installing more unisex bathrooms on campus to accommodate transgender students.

… to engineers at NeuroSky Inc., who are creating brain wave-reading toys and video games in an effort to create games that help kids with ADD improve mental focus. One such toy includes a Darth Vader mask with a sensor on the user’s forehead and sends the brain’s electrical signals to a wireless receiver inside the saber. The saber then lights up when the user is concentrating.


… to the 34 MBA students at Duke University who are facing large penalties after being caught collaborating answers on an exam.

… to Kent State for spending a “modest” $52,000 on a four hour event to inaugurate President Lester Lefton.

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