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A Tribute to Education Commissioner John King

As my previous posts on the man were somewhat critical of Commissioner King, in the interest of fairness and presenting an alternative point of view, I offer here this wonderful piece of writing by NYC based testing expert Fred Smith. 354 more words

American Insanity

Factory slowdown also hurts Arsenal partners

When work slows at the Rock Island Arsenal, civilian businesses, like Rock Island’s Mandus Group, also hurt.

“We have to let people go when there’s no work,” said Fred Smith, who serves as president at the adjoining Spirit Partners.  278 more words


Save The Bays environmental group disrupted by "paid-for mob"

Two directors of Save The Bays, the environmental advocacy group, have asked for police protection after a rally in support of a Freedom of Information Act was disrupted on Friday night in downtown Nassau by what they claim was “a bought and paid-for mob”. 322 more words


Playlist, Dec 4 2014

UNCLE BARD & THE DIRTY BASTARDS   Black Sheep  ‘Get The Folk Out’  (indie)

Feature rarity: ‘NEIL YOUNG TRIBUTE: The Trinity Sessions Live’  1. THE YEARLINGS  203 more words


FedEx Chairman and CEO Fred Smith discusses economy

Frederick W. Smith, chairman and chief executive officer of FedEx Corporation, shared key insights on how the economy is—and is not—working in a keynote presentation at the First Tennessee Foundation’s Sixth Annual MBA Symposium, hosted by the University of Tennessee’s Haslam College of Business Nov. 599 more words


MDN: FedEx Founder -- Expect More Automation - Memphis Daily News

“FedEx founder, chairman and CEO Fred Smith is pretty confident that robotics, automation and perhaps drones will play an increasingly large role in the FedEx of the future. 77 more words


Playlist, Oct 30 2014

FRED SMITH  Ellie May  ‘Home’  (indie)  AUST

Feature rarity:  CITY BOYS BAND led by OBUOBA J.A. ADOFO  1. Baabi Dehyee  2. Osu A Meresu  3. Nya Asem Hwe  182 more words