I think that it's pretty safe to say at this point that Bill Gates doesn't know jack about education and that his foundation is doing more harm than good in the space. But hey, thanks for ramming the Common Core down teachers' throats without using their input to craft it.
I've been squeeing about this on FB for a couple of days, mainly because of the nod to Phantom of the Paradise. The Simpsons Treehouse of Horror 24 opening is brilliant. Del Toro is one of my favorite directors because he loves horror moves and gushes whenever he talks about them. So, all the movies in the opening as best as I can find: