The comedian versus the reformer. Who woulda thought that the comedian would get the upper hand in the education debate? Well, a lot of people, actually. John Stewart and Stephen Colbert do it regularly.
However, Bill Maher softly debunked a few of Michelle Rhee’s favorite talking points and refuted her anecdotal evidence with research and data.
Valerie Strauss at The Washington Post has a good synopsis of the conversation between Maher and Rhee. Check it out. It’s worth your time, especially if you like reading about Rhee’s faux reform agenda being exposed once again.