The Thinker in The Gates of Hell at the Musée Rodin (from The Thinker – Wikipedia) Question 1 Why do some people believe that someone who doesn't understand the difference between a man and a woman would make a good teacher? Question 2 When so many politicians hate, distrust, and lie about their political opponents,... Continue Reading →
OF TWISTED WORDS => “THE WRONG SIDE OF HISTORY” — PART 1
What is the worst kind of politician to give your vote? There is no simple answer, but we should be wary of the politician who: Spends most his time telling us awful things about his opposition (true or not). Explains his own positions without actually explaining anything. Makes it abundantly clear that he believes it... Continue Reading →
NOT A GOOD ARGUMENT
What is not a good argument? Cognitive Dissonance (notablequotesnsuch.wordpress.com). Consider how the post starts. The statement above is ad hominem. Against who? That the post does not say. Should we assume the author has in mind someone who disagrees with her about something? Seems pointless to write if she doesn't. Is the statement above true?... Continue Reading →
WOULD ANYONE LIKE TO EXPLAIN WHAT IS WRONG WITH GLOBAL WARMING?
Wintry Precipitation and Bitterly Cold Temperatures Continue for Many Parts of the Nation Dangerously cold wind chills will continue for much of the eastern two-thirds of the country through the holiday weekend. In addition, significant lake effect snow, blizzard conditions, and coastal flooding are expected downwind of the Great Lakes, where several feet of snow... Continue Reading →