Daily Archives: October 27, 2008

The Possible Limits of Playing Dumb

Playing dumb is useful – everyone knows that. They say pretty girls who are also smart as a whip and know lots about everything learn early on to play dumb – you hide your intelligence, as a quick wit and … Continue reading

Posted in American Childishness, Anti-Intellectualism, Christopher Hitchens, McCain, McCain the Child, Obama, Obama as the Grown-Up, Obama Calm and Steady, Thinking Too Much, Voters Like Dumb | 1 Comment