Tuesday, March 03, 2009

Cogitational Super Powers, Activate!

Thomas Sowell asks if talk is cheap:



Well, I'm stumped.

10 comments:

J— said...

Card checks are the rhetorical path to Nazism.

I like how the essays just peters out. At first, I thought there must be a Page 3, but then I realized that was it. He just stopped with the football analogy.

Righteous Bubba said...

If he'd titled it Random Thoughts again it'd be forgivable.

Still putting this together:

1. Obama is Hitler
2. We must be vigilant against crazy talk!

zombie rotten mcdonald said...

Is that not 'cobagitational powers'?

Righteous Bubba said...

1. Talk is cheap
2. Obama is Hitler
3. If you could go back in time would you shoot Hitler?
4. This is an excellent chair I have

Another Kiwi said...

5. That cloud looks like Pluto the dog.

There must be a page 3. Surely. maybe the editors just went to sleep, I know I did.

Righteous Bubba said...

Townhall: Where Quality Tatters

tigris said...

That essay is surprisingly amateurish for a man who gets paid to write and is widely published. It could only have been worse if he'd gone with the old "The dictionary defines "cheap" as..."

Righteous Bubba said...

He started with a "They say" so that's something. I'm not going back to check for that one Santayana quote.

Todd said...

Ohhhhhh. Hitler. Now I get it.

Righteous Bubba said...

This sort of late response will allow HITLER TO BE ELECTED!