Tag Archives: Anti-Intellectualism

The Discreet Charm of Incorrigible Stupidity

Americans don’t much care for history – Henry Ford famously said it was bunk – and most kids merely endure their history classes that started in the seventh grade and never seemed to stop. And once released from the surly … Continue reading

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Regarding Commonsense Conservatism

Being of the liberal persuasion, and thinking a few of those dreaded progressive thoughts, or just being a registered Democrat, you do get used to being told that you may have all those degrees and such, and know lots about … Continue reading

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