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Story Reference: http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&cid=583&e=2&u=/nm/20040809/od_nm/odd_schools_dc


Can You Name All 53 States?

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A chain of private California schools that taught immigrants there are 53 U.S. states and four branches of the U.S. government was ordered to stop handing out phony diplomas this week, state Attorney General Bill Lockyer said on Friday.

Authorities seized the assets of California Alternative High School and asked a judge to stop the company's 30 schools statewide from handing out "high school diplomas" to students dreaming of a better life through education, Lockyer said.

The company charged its mainly Latino students $450 to $1,450 for a 10-week course based on a 54-page book that was riddled with errors, according to a lawsuit filed on Monday.

Students learned that Congress had two houses -- the Senate for Democrats and the House for Republicans; that the U.S. flag had not been updated to reflect the addition of Alaska, Hawaii and Puerto Rico to the "original" 50 states; that the federal "administrative" branch oversees the Treasury Department (news - web sites); and that World War II occurred from 1938 to 1942.

There are 50 U.S. states, including Alaska and Hawaii, who are represented on the U.S. flag. Puerto Rico is a U.S. territory, not a state. There is no "administrative" branch of the U.S. government. The three branches are judicial, executive and legislative. World War II was fought between 1939 and 1945, although the United States did not enter the war until 1941.

The workbook also refers to the play, "Death of a Traveling Salesman," not Arthur Miller's classic "Death of a Salesman."

The company claimed to have 78 locations nationwide and said it was actively expanding operations despite court orders in two other states that sought to block it from claiming the diplomas were "official," Lockyer said.
 

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Damn, some people are just stupid. How can you get history that wrong? Those are pretty obvious facts.
 

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Wow. Why am I not surprised that a bunch of people in California are behind this stupidity?
 

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Good ol Cali, could only happen there.
 

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HAHA!! Im from SoCal...and it IS North Mexico, lol.

I can't believe that tho...usually this type of thing doesn't happen
 

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I didn't think alaska was a state, Has anyone ever tried getting something shipped here on ebay.
 

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53 states..lessee... Californistan, Purto Rico, and Iraq...plus the other 50. :D

Four branches of govment: Judicial, executive, legislative, (if you're a natural) IRS, (if you're a mexican/other immagrant) Immagration.
 

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We can thank all the friggin Left-Wing-Liberals in this country for things like this. We are the wealthiest country in the world. Lets open the borders of the U.S. and let all the scum in who want to live off the government. Raise taxes so we can feed the world. WHAT BS
 
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