Welcome to European Tribune. It's gone a bit quiet around here these days, but it's still going.
Display:
I don't know about genetics but Americans sure have been dumbed down since the Eisenhower days, and they've accepted it; it probably has to do with the advent of television and its deterioration. But America within a period of thirty years has lived two major political mistakes and then repeated them. I refer to Vietnam-Iraq  and Nixon-Bush. Maybe we're short in that part of the brain having to do with memory.

Hey, Grandma Moses started late!
by LEP on Mon Jul 23rd, 2007 at 10:20:24 AM EST
[ Parent ]
amnesia or Alzheimer's?
by zoe on Mon Jul 23rd, 2007 at 10:46:48 AM EST
[ Parent ]
Indoctrination AND education are both up. By an enormous margin in both cases. Similar pressures causing both apply to the whole industrialized world.

you are the media you consume.

by MillMan (millguy at gmail) on Mon Jul 23rd, 2007 at 12:54:04 PM EST
[ Parent ]
Someone said, the first time the history appears as tragedy, the second time it appears as farce.

The history implanted a Nixon-Nam circuit in the US collective psychology, it seems.

by das monde on Tue Jul 24th, 2007 at 09:27:28 AM EST
[ Parent ]

Display:

Occasional Series