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May 05, 2007

Pure Intellectual Inquiry

As Jonathan Chait has explained in the New Republic, blogs are overflowing with propaganda. By contrast, the New Republic is interested only in pure intellectual inquiry.

Posted at May 5, 2007 11:52 AM | TrackBack

pure intellectual inquiry rules! I especially like the fact that TNR's acceptance of ad money from groups advocating for school vouchers hasn't stopped them from advocating for vouchers in their op-eds.

worrying about how that might seem is a little, I dunno, impure?

Posted by: Jonathan Versen at May 6, 2007 06:21 AM

If viewed in a JAPANESE context, Ahmadinejad actually looks perfectly like an Oni on that cover, which is a protector of the household against bad luck and whose mighty club pounds away all remnants of bad luck, bringing good fortune to all. See it ain't THAT bad!

Posted by: En Ming Hee at May 6, 2007 02:29 PM

Very good site. Thank you:-)

Posted by: at August 15, 2007 03:37 PM