Sunday, May 11, 2008

here comes the flood

I might play this song at the next open mic, if I still feel up to it:

Tuesday, May 06, 2008


Saturday, May 03, 2008


The politicized obsession with race, gender and sexuality; the denigration of canonical works by "dead white males"; the callow mocking of convention; the notion that truth itself is merely a construct of power and self-interest -- all characterize the study of art and literature in America's colleges and universities.

This is true. The situation may not be as bad everywhere as this person says it is at Yale. Berkeley wasn't too bad. People studied serious stuff. However, judging from what I can see, the obsession continues.