The Baehr Essentials

1. The Princeton Review is out with a new book in which it names the 300 top undergraduate Professors in America, based on evaluations and nominations of over 42,00 professors.  Nine of the 300 teach at Kenyon College, my alma mater (and that of AT editor Thomas Lifson), and two of the Kenyon professors named are longtime friends: Professor Fred Baumann of Political Science and Professor Pamela Jensen of Political Science. With just over 1,500 undergraduates out of 8 million nationally, I guess you could say that both Kenyon is greatly over-represented on the list. Congratulations to Fred and Pamela. 2. It is pretty apparent that the Obama Administration will do pretty much anything to get Obama re-elected. But this takes the cake: $8 billion of federal money from the Department of Health and Human Services that is available for experiments, will instead be used to extend the Medicare Advantage program that ObamaCare would have curtailed. Medicare Advantage is a program very...(Read Full Post)