The GOP candidate corrected the story in his bestselling memoir, which says he threw a knife at a friend.
Ben Carson's dream, or at least his interpretation of it, had the effect of elevating himself to a position of singular cosmic importance. It would not be too strong to say that Carson feels he is on a mission from God, a mission first revealed to him in a heaven-sent dream.
Every year, LEDA plucks approximately 60 high school juniors from low income communities across the country and guides them towards a future as successful leaders.
I'm still not convinced that The Blind Side will win an Academy Award, but it is true that it is something of a miracle that it was ever nominated.