Hoffer’s Prophecy

by baldilocks Self-education has its benefits; it’s generated by true desire for knowledge, unclouded by the bureaucracy of formal education and uses straight-forward language as its vehicle. Formal education has some good points as well: that degree looks good on your wall. (Calm down, all you PhDs, JDs, MDs, etc.; just yanking your chain. You … Continue reading Hoffer’s Prophecy

Bill Kristol interviewed by DaTechGuy

Today on Conservatively speaking I interviewed Bill Kristol of the Weekly Standard concerning this classic moment from Morning Joe We had some tech problems replaying it on DaTechGuy on DaRadio so if you missed any part of the interview here it is. *************************************************************** The time has come to ditch the weekly goal to focus on … Continue reading Bill Kristol interviewed by DaTechGuy

The Brandeis Ayaan Hirsi Ali Irony

  Truth, even unto its innermost parts Brandeis University Motto As you likely know Brandeis University has withdrawn an honorary degree from Ayaan Hirsi Ali and uninvited her to speak at next month's commencement.  I'm old enough to remember the days when a Black African  atheist feminist as a recipient for an honorary degree would be … Continue reading The Brandeis Ayaan Hirsi Ali Irony