Posts Tagged ‘Michael Chertoff’

Dumbass nation

I do not approve of anything that tampers with natural ignorance. ¬†Ignorance is like a delicate exotic fruit; touch it and the bloom is gone. –Lady Bracknell, in Oscar Wilde’s “The Importance of Being Earnest“ Many observers have long commented on the anti-intellectualism that pervades American politics, but given the events of the past several [...]