Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Sarah + Fox News = The Closing of the American Mind

Kitsch: the translation of the stupidity of received ideas into the language of beauty and feeling [that] moves us to tears of compassion for ourselves, for the banality of what we think and feel.
Milan Kundera

I’m tired of ignorance held up as inspiration, where vicious anti-intellectualism is considered a positive trait, and where uninformed opinion is displayed as fact.
Phil Plait, The Mainstreaming of Crazy


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