Thoughtless Governing Bodies

By: Sunday October 6, 2013 10:39 am

Democracy only works when there are enough thoughtful people to outvote the thoughtless. And even then not always.

About that Thinking Thing

By: Sunday May 2, 2010 10:30 am

If thinking is an internal dialog, as Plato thought, far too many of us are missing something important.

I’ve Been Thinking…

By: Sunday March 14, 2010 10:30 am

Who knew anyone remembered Albert Camus, let alone his book, The Rebel? How could it be relevant in the age of the internets?

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