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It ain't necessarily so... Response to President Bruininks' Open Forum, Part I

Professor Messing and the President have at it. Is athletics a drain on the University?

See 4:21 President Bruininks claims to be "A strong advocate of all the employees."

But has earlier said: "and I don't think the added protection for some parts of our work force is exactly worth it."

See 5:20

Here the President claims to be a "staunch advocate of P&A"

but he has earlier been surprised by Professor Messing's pointing out draconian P&A policy.

For more on this P&A disgrace, please see:

New P&A Policy: University of Minnesota President Bruininks in the Dark?

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