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September 18, 2004



After reading the Silenced Times, I now realize that there are two cultures at war in the US: one that knows what psychological projection is, and the other that doesn't have a clue. Whoops, left out a word.

I love the partitioned US names: Columbia, Atlantica, Gulfland, Heartland, Rockland, Sunterra, and Pacifica. And that editorial cartoon!


This stuff seems like the right wing mirror, in terms of paranoid fantasies, to Brian Leiter. So there are two Americas here, no doubt, but only one of them gets lifetime employment at publicly expense.


Except, you know, I had to Google who Brian Leiter was (Felix's son?), while Jerry Jenkins sells millions of books a year.

Other than that, yeah, they're mirror images.



A fair point, Carlos, except that Brian Leiter is blogrolled on John's other forum (Crooked Timber), whereas Jerry Jenkins is not. So it depends on the circles in which you move.

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