the irony, it Berns

Burlington College, a small Vermont private school once led by the wife of Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, said Monday it will close later this month, citing “the crushing weight” of debt incurred during her presidency…

7 Comments!

  1. Fawkes News (V for Article V)
    Posted May 17, 2016 at 2:35 pm |

    Proof positive we need FREE college!

    (cough)

  2. mech
    Posted May 17, 2016 at 3:01 pm |

    ^ where one chugs their neighbor’s beer.

    Exactly whose money did they run out of?

  3. Posted May 17, 2016 at 4:58 pm |

    I mean, Bernie’s wife isn’t exactly a small women but isn’t “beneath the crushing weight” a little below the belt?

    :)

  4. dick, not quite dead white guy
    Posted May 17, 2016 at 6:08 pm |

    Beastie Girl talked lender(s) into a $10,000,000 loan to buy the lakefront property, promising alumni donations would quickly pay it off. Donations against her loan totaled only $279,000. She took a $200,000 severance pay and resigned fled.
    Unmitigated gall, like most Progs.

    “Socialism works until you run out of other people’s money”, said some wise lady.
    The lesson is lost on Prog Pigs like the Sanders as long as the woe falls on others and not them.

  5. DougM (quiet, keeps to himself, kind of a loner, nobody thought he’d do anything like this)
    Posted May 17, 2016 at 8:26 pm |

    There’s that pesky reality thing again.

  6. DougM (quiet, keeps to himself, kind of a loner, nobody thought he’d do anything like this)
    Posted May 18, 2016 at 9:37 am |

    She only got $200K severance?
    Cut-rate parasite.

  7. ZZMike
    Posted May 18, 2016 at 2:11 pm |

    “Known then as the Vermont Institute of Community Involvement, …..”