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How crummy is the state of American education? I recently came across this datum, which is not brand-new but is still distressing:

More American teenagers can name three of the Three Stooges than can name the three branches of government (59% to 41%) .

It’s appalling, to think that less than six in ten adolescents are familiar with Larry, Curly, and Moe.


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