Tuesday, May 06, 2008

The New Seven. An Alt Take

P.J O'Rourke has a point and he closes it with this fine gem, as a suggested addendum to the Seven Original Sins.

"#6 Opinion. It's the reverse of fact. Listen to NPR or AM Talk Radio if you don't believe me, or, better yet, read the opinion page of the New York Times. (I'm talking about you, Paul Krugman.) Some people have facts, these can be proven. Some people have theories, these can be disproven. But people with opinions are mindless and have their minds made up about it. The 11th Commandment is, "Thou shalt not blog.""

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