Category Archives: Rationality versus Zeal

Blinded by Science

We knew it was going to be a rough ride when early on (in 2004) Ron Suskind quoted – as is generally agreed now – Karl Rove: The aide said that guys like me were “in what we call the … Continue reading

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Madness Really Is Overrated

Sometimes you simply have to decide just who’s crazy and who’s not – and whether being crazy might be, after all, the most appropriate response to these times. Fox News has its new star Glenn Beck, with his own form … Continue reading

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