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... or at least far too many people don't understand percentages, from my experience in instructing post secondary students extending down below the median high school graduate.

That's 15% in a Decade! Huh?
That's 25% in 17 years! Huh?

That's increasing by quarter before a baby born this year graduates from high school! Oh, that sounds serious.

I've been accused of being a Marxist, yet while Harpo's my favourite, it's Groucho I'm always quoting. Odd, that.

by BruceMcF (agila61 at netscape dot net) on Thu Jul 31st, 2008 at 12:53:06 AM EST
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