Happy birthday Thomas Pynchon.
We know that the Right Wing dislikes actual rational thought: evolution, global warming, science, higher education. OK: ALL edumacation.
This week brings to light a series of ugly “What do them experts know? Any boob knows more than any so-called ‘expert’!” arguments.
We begin with Rolling Stone‘s Matt Taibbi, who has somehow slipped into an attitude of utter “expertise” on governance and policy that is in no wise borne out by the evidence. He’s BORED with the election. Awww: Continue reading