Your Tax Dollars At Work: Beauty School dropouts get stimulus grants, but no degrees…

O..M..G….

Go read the whole thing at MM’s place:

…A NowHampshire.com investigation reveals almost $37,000 of that money went to a Bedford beauty school that does not grant degrees.

The Office of Economic Stimulus granted Coiffures by Michael, Inc. $35,088 in a “direct payment for specified use,” and another $1,571 in “student financial assistance.”

Coiffures by Michael runs Michael’s School of Hair Design and Esthetics. The school promises “no learner is left behind.” Guest speakers at the school include Dean Banowetz, the self-proclaimed “Hair Ho.”….

No word if Velvet Jones got any stimulus funds yet…

August 24, 2009. Tags: , , , , , , , , . Comedy, Economy, Labor Department, Obama Administration, Politics, Popular Culture, Taxes, Unemployment Statistics.

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