What is my excuse for this reblog? Partly, it is just ego. Kenneth included me in his list, and I enjoy flattery. Mostly, I am just curious about the other blogs Kenneth included in his list. Kenneth and I come that this world from somewhat different directions, and over the years I have learned that we gain a better understanding when we take the time to walk in other people’s shoes.
By Kenneth Justice
“It wasn’t until I got my PhD that certain people at the school finally gave me the time of day” he said
~ This past week at coffee a friend of mine was complaining about certain types of bias and hypocrisy that he believes exists throughout the Western World,
“So many people won’t give you the time of day unless they feel that you are ‘in their club’” he said, “But if they find out you have a PhD then all of a sudden they take your opinions more seriously. But even though I have a PhD in History, some silly reality star is more likely to be interviewed by a television NEWS journalist about their thoughts on Middle Eastern conflict than me…..because I’m not ‘famous’ and I’m not a ‘celebrity’ so essentially…..I’m a nothing” he said
Whether my friend is entirely…
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