Phi Beta Cons

Joe Biden: Faculty Salaries Are Too High

Last week, the gaffe-a-minute vice president told a Pennsylvania crowd that high faculty salaries were one of the reasons tuition costs were skyrocketing.

And hell froze over.

A collective gasp, followed by murmurs of disbelief, could be heard among the ranks of Democratic-party-pocketing teacher’s unions across the country. Have they been betrayed by one of their most prominent pocketed pols? Any good Democrat should know there is no such thing as an overpaid educator. Logical impossibility.

Most Popular

Politics & Policy

How Democrats Can Blow It in 2020

Donald Trump probably can’t win the 2020 presidential election, but the Democrats can lose it. What I mean is that in a contest between Trump and a generic Democrat, Trump would almost surely lose if the current political climate holds through 2020. According to a Fox News poll this week, 38 percent of ... Read More
PC Culture

America Is Intolerably Intolerant

When you think of the sheer vindictiveness of what happened to Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray, it takes your breath away. On the very night of his greatest career triumph, a reporter dug up his old tweets (composed when he was a young teenager), reported on the most offensive insults, and immediately and ... Read More