Thingish Things

Cornel West’s Paranoid Vision of America

I shudder to think that students at Princeton University voluntarily consume the anti-American vile spewed by  professor and “philosopher” Cornel West.  It will take some of them a decade or more of real-world experience to disabuse themselves of West’s paranoid vision of a modern-day slave-master dynamic in this country. In The New York Times today […]

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“The Time is Always Right to Do the Right Thing” — MLK, Jr.

This one strikes me as more than a little disturbing. The family of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. reportedly demanded — and got– a payment of around $800,000 for the use of Dr. King’s words and likeness on the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial on the National Mall. They should give the money back.  King had […]

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