I've never made a secret of the fact that I love Charlie Sheen. I don't know why. Maybe it's the same reason I stuck by Mickey Rourke through the dark years, and loved Robert Downey Jr. even before he was Iron Man.
Every year going back to school ignites that need to impress. It could be that fresh-start feeling that comes with a new year. Maybe it's inspired by that dream everyone has where they show up to class wearing absolutely nothing. Whatever the reason, everyone wants to make an awesome first impression. To help you stay trendy this fall, here are some fads popping up around the metro.
Secretary of Education Arne Duncan recently proposed to the National Board of Professional Teaching Standards that teachers should be paid a starting salary of $60,000 a year, potentially being able to earn as much as $150,000 a year.
As an education major, this sounds like a dream come true. However, as a rational, somewhat educated person, this is the most ridiculous proposal I've ever heard.