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Spice Up Election ‘16 With This Candidate Name-Swap Browser Plugin

Every time you Google “Rand Paul” you’ll get “Taco Bonerstink.”

The candidate's Facebook page, transformed.

Every once in a while, an idea comes around that changes the world forever. The printing press, the polio vaccine, and now … Taco Bonerstink, a brilliant new chrome extension that turns every mention of Rand Paul into “Taco Bonerstink.” Simply type the word Rand Paul into Google, and watch the accomplished opthamologist/powerful senator/presidential candidate transform into a boner.

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Can Education Reform Survive Election Day?

What is at stake for education reform in this election? Read on.


Headed to the polls to vote? That means you'll be deciding who will implement—or possibly not implement—much-needed education reforms. As we've seen in Washington, D.C., with Mayor Adrian Fenty's lost bid for mayoral re-election, and the subsequent resignation of D.C. schools chancellor Michelle Rhee, who's in office makes a difference for schools.

The next Congress faces the charge of reauthorizing the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, also known as No Child Left Behind (NCLB). However, whether that reauthorization will happen seamlessly given that candidates, like Kentucky's Rand Paul, want to completely shutter the federal Department of Education, remains to be seen.

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