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Obama, the 'Superman' movie flack?

  • 10-11-2010
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Blog by Valerie Strauss/Washington Post

President Obama is welcoming to the White House the five charming students who starred in the education film “Waiting for Superman.” Thank you, Mr. President, for helping Davis Guggenheim promote “Superman,” which presents an often misleading and sometimes dishonest look at the public education system. The $2 million grant that the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation gave to market the movie worldwide apparently wasn’t enough to whip up publicity. (more…)

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