The Stakes Are Small

Sunday, November 30, 2008 \PM\.\Sun\.

This is an indirect response to a post over at Thoughts of a Regular Guy entitled ‘Turncoats in the Culture War’.

It is a cliche in academia that the disputes are vicious because the stakes are small. I think this is a useful saying to keep in mind for bloggers as well.

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Sunday, November 30, 2008 \AM\.\Sun\.


I found this comment on NRO by Mark Steyn initially hilarious.  The idea of British police dispensing flip flops to drunken females does seem like an old Monty Python skit come to life.

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