Now we know for sure.
Seniors at UC Berkeley, the nation's premier public university, got an F in their basic knowledge of American history, government and politics in a new national survey, and students at Stanford University didn't do much better, getting a D.
Other poor performers in the study were Yale, Duke [Editor's Note: Go Blue Devils], Brown and Cornell universities. Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore was the tail-ender behind Cal, ranking 50th. The No. 1 ranking went to unpretentious Rhodes College in Memphis.
Rough day for Hills/avan alma maters. But you'll notice Case Western Reserve Purple Monkey Dishwasher University
is still worth every penny. Also, just for Neil: Go Jumbos