President Bush recently urged the Supreme Court to strike down the University of Michigan's affirmative-action program as unconstitutional. What do you think?


"Affirmative action unfairly keeps more qualified applicants out of college. Kind of like having a rich, politically connected daddy."

Tom Edwards • Systems Analyst

"Christ. NBC's A Different World wasn't enough, now they want to go to 'real' college, too?"

Frank Krantz • Architect

"I once met someone who says she lost a job because of affirmative action, and I've never met anyone who's benefitted, so I'm opposed."

Marci Hoffler • Homemaker

"Why do those people act like we owe them something? Oh, right."

Marla Simmons • Student

"I applaud Bush's hardline stand on this issue, as once a nigra get his head full-a learnin', he start up a-thinkin', an' then there ain't no keepin' him down no-how."

Rich Skoldek • Plumber

"This is an extremely complex, emotionally charged issue, but one thing is clear: Condoleezza Rice's name is funny."

Dennis Dugan • Cab Driver