Bob Herbert

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Bob Herbert is one of the more solid New York Times columnists.  He is sensible and usually right.  But I never knew he could be snarky (in a good way).  This quote, buried in an otherwise sensible and solid column made me laugh out loud:

American culture does not value talent in math very highly. I suppose we’re busy with other things, like text-messaging while jay-walking.

Read the whole thing here:

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/10/14/opinion/14herbert.html#

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