Monthly archives: January, 2014

Why we hate you

M.I.T. Professor Emeritus and pseudo-intellectual gate keeper Noam Chomsky describes what he calls the democratic deficit—the difference between the will of the people and the policies they actually get:

“American democracy is what we call a “guided democracy” [a term usually reserved for] countries that we don’t like, like Iran…….


T.I.N.A.

In his 1992 book The End of History and the Last Man, political scientist Francis Fukuyama wrote:

“What we may be witnessing is not just the end of the Cold War, or the passing of a particular period of post-war history, but the end of history as such: that is, the end……


High time

“The old believe everything, the middle-aged suspect everything and the young know everything.”

— Oscar Wilde

As someone who is officially middle-aged raising a young one, I can attest to the truth of the above quote. In fact, the older I get, the more I suspect everything and everyone, including myself…….