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Harry Frankfurt

Don't Bother With Yale: Even the Most Excellent Sheep are Still Part of a Herd

Linda Flanagan | Posted 11.16.2014 | Education
Linda Flanagan

Kids lose their childhoods to appease the college admissions Gods (and their parents), endure record rates of depression and anxiety, and arrive on campus stripped of curiosity or self-knowledge. They excel at following orders, hence they are "excellent sheep."

The Bullshit Paradox

Pamela Haag | Posted 09.19.2011 | Home
Pamela Haag

My claims are that bullshit gets a bum rap, and, paradoxically, that it's simultaneously becoming both more ubiquitous and more endangered today.

Hired DistrActivists

Paula Gordon | Posted 08.21.2011 | Media
Paula Gordon

All the media wants to hear about is a soon-to-be former Congressman whose self-absorption and bad judgement are remarkable even by current congressional standards. I don't understand professional journalists, with all the resources at their command, being so easily suckered.