QUOTE OF THE DAY. Michelle at La Profesora Abstraida:
A colleague here at Tech emailed me this CNN story. That story took me to this link. From that page, I went to this one. At which point, I took a look to see if any political science professors made the list. Apparently, your support is tax deductible and will be used to give students beer money pay spies students to fabricate gather additional data.
Phantom Prof describes this scheme as "scary." King at SCSU Scholars notes that other, less overtly partisan organizations exist to address politics crowding out learning. There's more by Kieran at Crooked Timber, Professor Althouse, and Professor Bainbridge, who is on the law faculty at UCLA (motto: On! Wisconsin!) where this information-buying plan is in effect.

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