[ExI] Rationality and Irrationality
spike66 at att.net
Thu Dec 20 05:46:15 UTC 2007
> > I am tempted to claim
> > that in at least some cases, being taught nonsense early in life may
> > help some minds to search out the truth.
> Sort of like breaking a wing on a baby bird and tossing it out of the
> nest results in the ones that survive being stronger?? Minds are too
Tell ya what, I will repent of that comment, with a flimsy excuse that I
kinda realized it was a weak argument when I wrote it. Notice my tentative
language. I now agree: we need to look carefully at what we let our
children are being taught, and work to counteract nonsense early and often.
Check this link. I find it extremely disturbing. I am amazed MSNBC is
talking about this at all:
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