Colin McEnroe Show: Bill Cosby Talks Education In Connecticut

Cosby visited Southern Connecticut State University and New Haven.

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Colin McEnroe Show: Bill Cosby Talks Education In Connecticut
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Colin McEnroe Show: Bill Cosby Talks Education In Connecticut

Scrambling to fill a hole in today's show on elevators we landed a pretty engaging last-minute interview with Bill Cosby.

Cosby toured Southern Connecticut State University and New Haven today to talk about education and the importance of staying in school.

We decided to leave some of the outtakes in the interview. They were just too Bill Cosby - Cosbian? - to take out. Listen to the largely unedited audio by clicking on the player.

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I think that Bill Cosby could provide dissertation help if he wanted to. He is quite a smart fellow and he he made some interesting points on education. The truth is that our educational system has some big problems and those problems were caused by ignoring the needs of the current system and of course by reducing the budget for education. That really destroyed any chance of getting things right.

Bill Cosby on Education

I think Bill is absolutely right on point about the importance of education in the lives of minority and marginal children. In my book, Talking Penny," I write about the power of education to change and improve the lives of people