This is too often the level of critical thought possessed by those who bring us the news.
I am re-posting that July 3 Gettysburg essay as well as the one I attached to it, but with several substantive additions.
“The assertion that at least considering what he’s saying will automatically make orchestras “worse” is cheap and unsupportable and elides other issues that classical music needs to address to grow its market.”
Seldom has the clip from “Murder by Death” been more appropriate..
July 3 is famous for one reason, but it’s a reason with a lot of ethics and history attached.
Reducing what are supposed to be objective, unbiased medical opinions into partisan, manipulated positions aimed at seeking a particular legal result renders them useless.
Ack, gag, barf, yecch.
My son rents an apartment from us, and I love him dearly, but if I saw him in Nike shoes, he would be given the choice of surrendering them, or moving out.
“Happiness lies within each person. It is a decision, a way of looking at life, and a choice. Circumstances can hinder it, but one has to allow them to overcome it. YOU set your ‘altitude.’”
Maybe you WANT cops to flip a coin….