First Day of School Jitters

The Onion has been on a roll lately. Their latest dose of funny: Pedophile Nervous For First Day Of School. “And then later that week we could have a sleepover, and we could all watch scary movies, and try out the new camera I just got, and eat pizza until we pass out.”

The Dumbing Of America 3

Susan Jacoby of the Washington Post recently lamented on The Dumbing Of America. She claims that Americans are not only becoming more and more ignorant, but increasingly proud of that said ignorance. “Anti-Rationalism” and “Anti-Intellectualism” are part of the new American Way – do you agree? Personally, I think it’s one of the defining characteristics ...