Junior Ganymede
We endeavor to give satisfaction

In defense of Burke’s “little platoons”

January 31st, 2012 by Vader

A touching essay on how the dying talk about God.

And an unflatterintg look at Harvard divinity professors.

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January 31st, 2012 10:02:32

A footnote of note

December 31st, 2011 by Vader

The term “intellectual” is one frequently found in descriptions of political groupings and presumably refers to writers, artists, poets, philosophers, and other idlers whose influence is considerably greater than their numbers or contribution would warrant.


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December 31st, 2011 11:16:56

Even Moses Was Anti-Credentialist.

October 06th, 2011 by G.

Any essay that starts with the Jubilee and ends pointing out that student loans should neither be heavily subsidized nor given special treatment in law, that essay is a good essay.

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October 06th, 2011 14:52:35

Ambition Fuel

February 22nd, 2011 by G.

Once you control for SAT scores and GPA, it doesn’t matter what college you go to. It matters what college you apply to. (more…)

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February 22nd, 2011 10:04:01

Mothers of the Autocracy

January 29th, 2011 by Mogollon Monster

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January 29th, 2011 00:52:53

Accomplishment, not Credentials

January 25th, 2011 by admin

The Junior Ganymede was against credentialism before it was cool, we should note.

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January 25th, 2011 09:54:12

Heather Wilson Against the Tide

January 24th, 2011 by G.

New Mexico’s Heather Wilson thinks our educational system is failing the elite students. Too much system, too little real education. (more…)

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January 24th, 2011 13:23:51

College is For Crap

February 24th, 2010 by G.

Yeah, I pretty much agree. We should cut out college for everyone except the teetotalers, and them only if their parents don’t pay for it.

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February 24th, 2010 14:51:05

SpacePort America Design Concepts

June 16th, 2009 by Pecos Bill

Them are some purty concepts. Of course, conceptually, there’s a feller out there that’s as tough ‘n ornery as Pecos Bill, but I ain’t met that feller yet. Conceptually, folks are smarter than cattle, but ain’t none of my longhorns paid me tuition for the privlige of bein’ herded.

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June 16th, 2009 08:37:46