BET Wire: President Obama Would Lose Re-Election Today
Keeping It Real
Education Secretary Arne Duncan found himself in hot water after criticizing "white suburban moms" who oppose higher academic standards. "It’s fascinating to me that some of the push back is coming from, sort of, white suburban moms who — all of a sudden — their child isn’t as brilliant as they thought they were and their school isn’t quite as good as they thought they were, and that’s pretty scary,” he said at an event in Richmond, Virginia. He later apologized.