Spots at desirable neighborhood and charter schools are changing hands quickly as parents, who held multiple spots for months, give up ones they’re not using. (Post) … This is why Ken Archer has called for a single lottery.
Fake bus stops for the disoriented
Nursing homes in Germany put up fake bus stops where no buses call. Residents with dementia who wander off wait there, as they’re used to riding buses, until nursing home staff come to collect them. (New Yorker)