Zombie, a blogger for whom I have great respect, and whose blog I use in teaching for his wonderful examples of fauxtography, has begun a series on education in which he is looking at left-wing multiculturalists and conservative Christians and declaring a pox on both their houses. “The two competing visions couldn’t be more different. And the stakes couldn’t be higher. Unfortunately, whichever side wins … Continue reading Defending against Zombie Attacks
Here’s a quick test: 1. Do you often feel used by the person? 2. Have you often felt that he (or she) doesn’t care about you? 3. Does he lie and deceive you? 4. Does he tend to make contradictory statements? 5. Does he tend to take from you and not give back much? 6. Does he often appeal to pity? Does he seem to … Continue reading Is the President a Sociopath? Are Most Politicians?
I’m back after some time in the great north woods, staying in a cottage without internet connection or even cell phone coverage. I wasn’t even able to get internet access while in town. It was good to be “off the grid” for a while, swimming with the loons. (There were three on the pond this year—mom, dad, and a little loon.) But now the fall … Continue reading I’m Back!—and Looking for Black Swans