David Kirkpatrick

August 5, 2008

Sully on Goldberg

Filed under: et.al., Media, Politics — Tags: , , , — David Kirkpatrick @ 3:12 pm

It’s good to see Andrew Sullivan back in typical form after his working vacation. He’s bringing teh funny, but it’s hardly a fair fight to pick on the special one at NRO:

Leave it to Jonah:

An explosive fad in the 1980s, postmodernism was and is an enormous intellectual hustle in which left-wing intellectuals take crowbars and pick axes to anything having to do with the civilizational Mount Rushmore of Dead White European Males.

Philosophy is easy when you know nothing about it, isn’t it?

I’ll give Goldberg this much, academic postmodernism was, and still is, a load of crap.