My new crusade (by activist I mean the people seen below). Activists with rational, selfless aims are excluded; activists who employ human microphones are not.Read more "The anti-activist activist"
Sad that I feel compelled to salute a candidate for speaking out against letting the uninsured die, but that’s today’s Tea Party-dominated GOP for you. Texas Governor Rick Perry says he was “taken aback” by an incident that occurred at Monday night’s Republican presidential debate after U.S. Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) was asked if a […]Read more "A salute to Rick Perry"
Christopher Hitchens points out how Noam Chomsky’s ridiculous pronouncements regarding the death of bin Laden fit neatly into the MIT professor’s loopy post-9/11 narrative: In short, we do not know who organized the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, or any other related assaults, though it would be a credulous fool who swallowed the (unsupported) word […]Read more "An intellectual, minus intellectual curiosity"