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The states banded together to embrace the challenge, and eventually they winnowed themselves into two pioneering R&D teams (with, alas, anesthetically long names): the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) and the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC).
We, too, condemn lethal injection as a method of execution, not only because it contaminates medicine by apparently employing medicine as punishment, but also because it cosmetizes and contaminates punishment by anesthetically medicalizing it.
Confucius, however, used it anesthetically, "do not to another what you would not like to happen to you," in order to stress his social laws of government as patrilineal family.(2) In his essay "Compensation" Emerson said, "The world likes like a multiplication-table, or a mathematical equation, which, turn it how you will, balances itself."(3) Jesus said, "with what measure ye mete, it shall be measured to you again" (Matt.