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I voted for President Obama, but I disagree with him about universal preschool. President Obama is a strong supporter of … [Read more...] about Universal Preschool
Ok, I don't hate reading; I happen to LOVE it! Reading, in fact, is one of my all-time favorite past times. But far too many … [Read more...] about I Hate Reading