BST: We Want You to Think; They Don’t

BST = Bumper Sticker Thoughts. Unquipping quippy quips. Thoughts about actual bumper stickers and thoughts that ought be bumper stickers (or t-shirts, or hats, or whatever). Liberals want you to think like them; Conservatives just want you to think. It occurred to me that the sentiment is meaningless for a couple reasons. One, you can … Continue reading BST: We Want You to Think; They Don’t

Selective Blindness and the Promise of America

With the nomination of Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court, it’s worth looking back a few weeks at Senator Ted Cruz’s take on President Biden’s now-fulfilled pledge to nominate a black woman to the court: "The fact that [Biden’s] willing to make a promise at the outset, that it must be a Black woman, … Continue reading Selective Blindness and the Promise of America