Harrison Bergeron, pick up the white courtesy phone…
Multiple intelligences provides a kind of cover to preserve that fable. “OK, little Jimmie may not be a rocket scientist, but he can dance real well. Shouldn’t that count equally in school and life?” No. (…)
That is the root of the matter. Too many people have chosen to believe in what they wish to be true rather than in what is true. (…)
Unfortunately, some children and adults are just unintelligent. It’s not fair, it’s not politically correct, but reality is under no obligation to be either of those.
This guy better have tenure.