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Thornton Hall

The Revolution Will Be Kuhnian.

E.J. Dionne Casually Points Out Spectrum Metaphor Is Anti-Empirical Nonsense

Human voting behavior is nothing like light refracted through a prism: 

What is missed in this sort of analysis is that many, maybe most, of us don’t think in simple left/right terms, and countless issues are not cleanly identified this way. The same is true of elections.

That’s What I’m Talking About

College President: Thornton Hall is exactly right about how college must change.