Schooling – Everything

Schooling

Manufacturing stupidity.


Aug 132021
 

Modern political theory has become bloodless, shunting off questions of wise and just policy to sister disciplines like economics and moral philosophy, and busying itself with quibbles over standing.

Jul 092021
 

Rigor, n.   Buttressing one’s dubious claims with the dubious claims of previous authors; footnotes.

Dec 252020
 

Everyone has something to teach us; it is usually the valuable lesson that we need pay him no further mind.

Jul 082020
 

It is frequently remarked that IQ tests measure your ability to perform well on IQ tests; the same could be said, more accurately, of school.

Feb 252020
 

Many academic fields are barren, most because there are no truths to discover, not a few because the practitioners are too dull to discover them.

Dec 162019
 

More education, touted by all sides as the solution for every conceivable social problem, has yet to fix a single one, though it has created a few.

Nov 182019
 

It would not be possible for school to make us as stupid as it does without our native gifts.