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Despite the financial controversies mentioned at the end of the article, this is fascinating. The Seagram’s heiresses are investing in multilingual education and funding a project to have a 3 year old boy be raised by nannies speaking to him in five different languages. I always knew alcohol could help people loosen their tongues and speak other languages better:)

Secret mission: A child By JAMES M. ODATO in the Times Union

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The boy has become part of a unique program begun by self-improvement organization NXIVM founder Keith Raniere called the “Rainbow Cultural Garden” aimed at helping youngsters master several languages. As a result, the child has been under the care of a number of different nannies, some from foreign nations, each using one of five different languages.