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The Irony of Dead Presidents

September 3, 2016
Please read this quote in light of current politics of the social justice warriors on our elite campuses.  I offer it up to you in case your irony supply runs low this weekend-
“For the great enemy of the truth is very often not the lie—deliberate, contrived, and dishonest—but the myth—persistent, persuasive, and unrealistic. Too often we hold fast to the cliches of our forebears. We subject all facts to a prefabricated set of interpretations. We enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.”
President John F. Kennedy speaking at the Commencement Address at Yale University, June 11, 1962
Here are some links in case you fail to see the context of contemporary liberal thought-
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