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Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Self-Congratulatory Press Release of the Day

Posted by on Wed, May 2, 2012 at 4:36 PM

Just got a press release from the Washington State Senate Dems announcing: "Legislature receives high marks for success of reform agenda."

Really? The legislature received high marks? From whom?

“If we are handing out grades, I would give the Legislature an A-minus,” said Sen. Jim Hargrove, D-Hoquiam.

Oh. So the legislature receives high marks from itself. Gotcha.

 

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pragmatic 1
High marks for time wasting maybe.
Posted by pragmatic on May 2, 2012 at 4:44 PM · Report this
Will in Seattle 2
Hey, it's good enough for Engineering school ...
Posted by Will in Seattle http://www.facebook.com/WillSeattle on May 2, 2012 at 4:56 PM · Report this
aliencoffebandit 3
hahah
Posted by aliencoffebandit on May 2, 2012 at 5:05 PM · Report this
4
To be fair, Hargrove is generally not hesitant to piss inside the tent first.
Posted by sall on May 2, 2012 at 5:08 PM · Report this
5
Grade inflation.
Posted by Chicago Fan on May 2, 2012 at 6:35 PM · Report this
Dr_Awesome 6
Did WiS just say that engineering sudents in, ahem, "engineering school" (aka college) are allowed to grade themselves?

Baaa haaa haaa!
Posted by Dr_Awesome on May 2, 2012 at 7:40 PM · Report this
biffp 7
And then they voted to give themselves a raise.
Posted by biffp on May 2, 2012 at 7:55 PM · Report this
Original Andrew 8
F
Posted by Original Andrew on May 2, 2012 at 9:58 PM · Report this
9
The legislature has been stuck in the snow for years, so yeah, that sounds like an A-minus to me!
Posted by Punditwatch on May 2, 2012 at 11:56 PM · Report this
10
Agree with all you guys above. High marks? For what? print photo canvas
Posted by AdamWatson1 http://www.printyourcanvas.com on May 3, 2012 at 12:36 AM · Report this

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