May 292019
 

Group differences never reflect on the individual, only the other members of the group.

May 282019
 

The in-group and out-group are praised and blamed by the same people for exactly the same policies, and the bulk of American political commentary consists of party flacks pointing this out about the flacks of the other party.

May 272019
 

The especially rigid dogmatist can be identified by his frequent assurances that he always thinks for himself.

May 242019
 

Pay special regard to the most obvious, most widely disseminated, most often repeated nonsense — it is the loyalty test.

May 232019
 

History, for the progressive, is a bottomless source of self-regard. He reads of past men and past deeds, and thinks, “If only they were more like us!”

May 222019
 

Beliefs are no index to character, and if you believe otherwise, you are a bad person.

May 212019
 

To hide one’s beliefs takes effort, and attenuates them.

May 202019
 

Deductive conclusions, like the weather, are highly sensitive to initial conditions.

May 172019
 

You may speak for others when they hire you to do so.

May 162019
 

We are too consumed by who shall rule to notice how.