Wisdom Is As Wisdom Does: Chicks on the Subway

A friend, visiting from New York, shared a story this week about an attractive young woman aboard a subway train.  She was chatting amiably with another passenger, reminiscing about college days.“So many of the professors,” she complained, “were bent on teaching you to think exactly as they thought, to embrace liberal causes without questioning.  The way to get a good grade was to regurgitate the professor’s viewpoint on every issue.” She cited one professor, then another, who had fostered dis … [Read more...]