Thursday, January 19, 2012
Transparency: It's All the Rage
Extra Credit: Walker to Announce Education Reforms. (Wisconsin State Journal, 1/19/2012)
Excerpt: "Our reforms will focus on setting high standards, ensuring transparency and measuring what matters to ensure that all students are ready for college or a career," Walker said in his weekly radio address earlier Thursday.
Porn Industry Faces Condom Requirement In Los Angeles. (NPR, 1/19/2012)
Excerpt: She [Tristan Taormino, a director and producer of porn films for Vivid Entertainment; both links are to Wikipedia, i.e., safe for work] would like to see testing performed every 15 days instead of 30. And condom-optional policies on the set should be "truly optional and transparent," she says. She says actors are concerned that condoms can interfere with their work.