things to do in french class [next year]

● address all classmates as “citizen _______”

● crack frev puns at the most inappropriate times

● randomly show up in a powered wig, wearing a Robespierre shirt that says “Jacobian Squad” for some classes throughout the year

● for one whole class period, respond to all questions with “laissez-les manger le gâteau”

at the end of the year lead all fellow classmate citizens in a riot

● wear amazing Frev related shirts to the class

● guillotines

PLEASE, REMEMBER THIS FACE!! This is Alberto Nisman. He was the prosecuter in charge of taking Argentinian president Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner to JUSTICE for the cover up of iranian terrorists in the 1994 AMIA terrorist attack. He had evidence, and the shit was gonna hit the fan today, January 19 th, 2015. Today, Jan. 19 th, 2015, Nisman was found DEAD of a shotgun wound in the head. I wanna take this news to you, citizens of the world, that you may have Argentina in your thoughts and prayers, for this truly is a silent dictatorship.

R.I.P./Q.E.P.D. Alberto Nisman

Understanding Power: Part One

Every day of your life you move through systems of power that other people made. Power is no more inherently good or evil than fire or physics. It governs how any form of government works; it determines who gets to determine the rules of the game. So, learning how power operates is key to being effective, being taken seriously, and not being taken advantage of. In this series, we’ll look at where power comes from, how it’s exercised, and what you can do to become more powerful in public life. 

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It has been 239 years. We have been tested many times during these many years, but we have also prevailed. Americans have the best nation in the history of the world, and there is no other place I would rather be. I only hope and pray that our next 239 years is filled with a renewed sense of pride and unity as we are stronger as a united nation. Happy Birthday to the one nation that I cherish.