Sunday, October 26, 2008

Elitism

This is making the rounds lately via email and it's not a minor point. Not if you're one of those people who wants your surgeon to be a med school graduate and -- beyond any of the anti-intellectual BS that tends to follow this issue around -- there's a good reason for wanting your surgeon to be a med school graduate.

Barack Obama:

Columbia University - B.A.

Political Science with a Specialization in International Relations.

Harvard - Juris Doctor (J.D.) Magna Cum Laude
John McCain:

United States Naval Academy - Class rank: 894 of 899
Joseph Biden:

University of Delaware - B.A. in History and B.A. in Political Science.

Syracuse University College of Law - Juris Doctor (J.D.)
Sarah Palin:

Hawaii Pacific University - 1 semester

North Idaho College - 2 semesters - general study

University of Idaho - 2 semesters - journalism

Matanuska-Susitna College - 1 semester

University of Idaho - 3 semesters - B.A. in Journalism

2 comments:

June said...

Just looking at this makes me shudder...God, I can't stand the thought of having an intellectual vacuum in the white house again.

tut-tut said...

The anti-intellectual crowd loves it, though. All that hockey momism. This is why we are in such a crisis; no one can read and interpret.