In 2012, former Supreme Court Justice David Souter answered a question about civics education in America. His answer is kind of a spookily accurate prediction for what has happened just four years later.
Yeah. So, I’m taking bets on whether we’ll be seeing Dwayne Elizondo Mountain Dew Herbert Camacho on the Republican ticket in 2020. You know, I’m not bothered so much by the fact that a nightmare scenario like Idiocracy could actually come true so much as I am terrified that it came so fast. /:
Anyway, let’s hope for more Civics curricula in the future, shall we?