Superstar of the Day: 7-year-old figure skater (and future Olympian) Starr Andrews puts Mao Asada on notice with a rollicking routine set to the tune of Willow Smith’s “Whip My Hair.”
OH SNAP!!!!!!! this is going to change figure skating forever!! hip hop on ice son!!!!
Oh you HAVE to watch this. Im not even her mother and im proud!
*hip hop on ice* i love it. i love her. ridiculously cute.
YES. She’s so cute and she did great!
Yes. Go for the gold baby girl.
Life given. SO.AWESOME.
- me: eats a snack while making a snack
Some people say that we can’t afford to help our kids through school by keeping student loan interest rates low. But right now, as I speak, the federal government offers far lower interest rates on loans, every single day–they just don’t do it for everyone. Right now, a big bank can get a loan through the Federal Reserve discount window at a rate of about 0.75%. But this summer a student who is trying to get a loan to go to college will pay almost 7%. In other words, the federal government is going to charge students interest rates that are nine times higher than the rates for the biggest banks–the same banks that destroyed millions of jobs and nearly broke this economy. That isn’t right. And that is why I’m introducing legislation today to give students the same deal that we give to the big banks.