in reply to Re: When I want to check the accuracy of some widely held belief, I use:
in thread When I want to check the accuracy of some widely held belief, I use:
"Critical thinking? Among the secondary school and college-age cohort? Hah!
/methinks that rather, they are inculcated with the propensity to believe two, mutually-contradictory propositions at the same time (...in any case where they find it possible ...and most of the time, at that).
To paraphrase a senior Monk's sig, /me go back to the fossil bed, now.
Quis custodiet ipsos custodes. Juvenal, Satires