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RIP Jaime Escalante 
31st-Mar-2010 08:48 am
The man upon whom the movie Stand and Deliver is based has died. RIP, Jaime Escalante.

Claudia: You're worried that we'll screw up royally tomorrow, aren't you?
Jaime Escalante: Tomorrow's another day. I'm worried you're gonna screw up the rest of your lives.
31st-Mar-2010 03:09 pm (UTC)
I first saw that movie dubbed into Spanish - 9th grade Spanish class, I think. (Can visualize the room, but unsure which year that was. Might have been 11th grade.)

Thank you for posting. Jaime Escalante was someone who made a real difference.

Edited at 2010-03-31 03:10 pm (UTC)
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