Thursday, November 4, 2010

Rhetoric, continued

Filed under: General — m759 @ 9:00 PM

"Is our children learning?"
— George W. Bush, January 11, 2000 (according to TIME)

"… our politics seems so tough right now, and
 facts and science and argument does not seem to be winning the day…."
— Barack Obama, October 16, 2010 (according to whitehouse.gov)


The same Obama quotation appeared in The New York Times.

Related material on facts and science and argument —

"If you’re interested in particle physics and not regularly reading
 Tommaso Dorigo’s blog, you should be."
 — Peter Woit at Not Even Wrong , March 21, 2009


Click on the above for further details.

See also Plotting Obama's Passage to India (AP)

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