Dummer gets smarter

The nation’s first boarding school, Dummer Academy, is changing its name to something less susceptible to bad jokes. The school was founded by an early Massachusetts governor, William Dummer.

Via Katie of Constrained Vision, a proud graduate of Carnage Middle School.

I’ve always wondered at the judgment of the East Side Union High School District board in San Jose, which named two of its high schools Lick and Overfelt.

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