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From today’s New York Times :

“Bowdoin College already has the requisite alcohol-free dormitories, vegan entrees in the dining halls and state-of-the-art fitness facilities. Now smoking…has been banned from dorms and other student housing.”

Oh, good grief.

One student, “a fan of the new policy”, intones that, “You obviously don’t respect yourself if you smoke and destroy your lungs,” a remark so devoid of originality, tolerance and psychological insight that one can only despair, yet again, about the state of the American education system.


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