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Do You Want to Solve Problems or Protest About Them?

When it comes to ascertaining the truth — I don’t care what your cause is, who’s in the White House, who controls Congress or the courts. I learned early on in life that what you want gets in the way of what you see. There is no amount of gain you could give me to…

Thomas Sowell & His Disciples: Bullshitters by Definition

Bullshitters seek to convey a certain impression of themselves without being concerned about whether anything at all is true. They quietly change the rules governing their end of the conversation so that claims about truth and falsity are irrelevant. — Blurb to On Bullshit by Harry G. Frankfurt You couldn’t carry Sowell’s jockstrap! Thomas Sowell is considered our country’s…

Thomas Sowell’s “Said So and So”: The Height of Conservative Argument on Iraq WMD

When protecting your interests, most of America’s into the newfangled ways of “argument” — where you furiously fire off some fashionable form of “You’re wrong!” and dish it all day long: Insisting on “affirmation independent of all findings” (borrowing from Peck who borrowed from Buber). I never got on board. You’re wrong — and here’s why:…

Faith-Based Intelligence

Everybody believed Iraq had WMD Those tortured talking points need to be put out of their misery — and I know of no one better for that than Greg Thielmann. I emailed him to ask how he would respond to Whittle’s common claim, and one of the most telling aspects to his answer was the technicality…

Thomas Sowell: The Grand Marshal of this Lockstep Lovefest — and the Admiral of the Scot-Free Fleet

His army of apologists are gutless in the face of facts they don’t like — disguised by their goose-stepping glory in the Facts Over Feelings Parade. He’s the Grand Marshal of this lockstep lovefest — and the Admiral of the Scot-Free fleet. I’m not out to “DESTROY” — but you are By butchering Sowell’s bedrock beliefs in blind defense of him. In…

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