Category Archives: Arguing with Conservatives

About That Tyranny of Clichés

G. K. Chesterton once quipped that “people generally quarrel because they cannot argue” – something you have to think about for a bit before it begins to make any sense at all. But then they didn’t call Chesterton the Prince of … Continue reading

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The Impossibility of Argument

You’re reading a political blog. Yes, you are. You know you are. And here’s another sentence. And here’s another one. But why are you still reading? Ah, you know what to expect – you’re primed. Here’s fact. Here’s evidence. What … Continue reading

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