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So without further ado, here’s what we’re reading Friday May 16, 2014.
A terrible wildfire is tearing through southern California.
It certainly is sad to see the closing of the academic mind on political and moPresident Barack Obamaral issues – but it’s even sadder to note the laziness of their moralism.
What this is about is the tyranny of right-thinking moralism on college campuses — and how it’s facilitated by the brittleness of academic sanctimony, the preciousness of a certain type of student activism, and the craven financial calculus of university administrators.
A shock internal memo from the New York Times reveals that the company knows their journalism advantage is shrinking.
Americans trust in government has plummeted due in large part to the endless train of Obama scandals.
The latest liberal cause is “white privilege.” Just being white makes a person a racist. A white person doesn’t have to say anything. There are no facts to argue. White = racist.
Here’s a basic ranking of the world’s richest comic book characters… and some of them are really, really wealthy.