Schooling

Manufacturing stupidity.


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.

Sep 242019
 

Ignorance, cultivated with sufficient rigor, is bliss.

Sep 162019
 

Merciful regimes kill the troublesome without insisting on reeducating them first.

Sep 032019
 

Parents go to considerable trouble and expense to provide their children instruction in how to hate them.