The Stupidity of Dignity

Worst of all from this point of view are those more uncivilized forms of eating, like licking an ice cream cone--a catlike activity that has been made acceptable in informal America but that still offends those who know eating in public is offensive. ... Eating on the street--even when undertaken, say, because one is between appointments and has no other time to eat--displays [a] lack of self-control: It beckons enslavement to the belly. ... Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Stephen Pizzo - May 24, 2008 - 11:54 AM PDT
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Dwight Rousu
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by Dwight Rousu - Oct. 1, 2008

Bush's council on bioethics is an unfortunate tale that goes on here a bit too long.

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Stephen Pizzo
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by Stephen Pizzo - Oct. 1, 2008

If you had any remaining doubts that this administration has appointed genuine morons to high posts, read this and banish those doubts once and for all. The only folks on earth who could abide this guy's views on public life are the Taliban.

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Gary Holcomb
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by Gary Holcomb - Oct. 1, 2008

WoW! This article is rational, dignified & easy to read and that says nothing about being meaningful, reasonable & absolutely correct. It also points out that Bush’s ‘President's Council on Bioethics’ is a stacked deck in favor of the blurring of the line of Separation between Church and State. What they’re talking about is the subversion of the Constitution. That’s a scandalously seditious thing for a president to do.

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