For 13 years, Texas has been secretly, illegally denying kids special education

In 2004, under then-governor Rick Perry, the Texas Education Agency secretly instituted a plan to cap the number of students receiving special education support at 8.5% -- far less than the national average. Read the rest “For 13 years, Texas has been secretly, illegally denying kids special education”

Presidential hopeful Rick Perry still not sure how clocks work

Unlike clocks, Rick Perry is rarely right even once a day.

Watch: “Rick Perry's Presidential Announcement (short version)”

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How To: Make America strong again

Perhaps you've seen Rick Perry's homophobic pean to the establishment of religion. It's the most hated video on YouTube right now. Naturally, there are parodies.

First: You don't have to sleep in every Sunday to know there's something wrong with this country.

Next: Finally, someone who will fight for the rights of dinosaurs.

My name is Maggie Koerth-Baker, and I approve the posting of other fabulous Rick Parodies in the comments section. EDIT: Cory already found a great one!

Thanks to Christopher Baker!

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Atheist parody

Dinosaur parody Read the rest “How To: Make America strong again”

TOM THE DANCING BUG: "Governor Rick, Science Hick," starring Rick Perry!!!

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