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Post-rational thinking?

27 August, 2008

Post-rational thinking?

The pundits at MSNBC keep talking about post-rational thinking … what is that when it’s at home?

UPDATE: Answer below in comments. FFS, people, that’s one of the lamest damned things I’ve seen in ages. Rachel Maddow should be ashamed. Not only a neologism, but an incredibly stupid and useless one at that.

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  1. 27 August, 2008 5:08 am

    Mark Ames discussed this in the Exile today, although it should be noted that it’s written in their typically offensive/provocative style (here really it’s just the one phrase, “lesbian topper”, used once, that is homophobic/misogynistic, albeit it’s how the subject of the piece is introduced):http://exiledonline.com/rachel-maddows-post-idiotic-commentary/

  2. 27 August, 2008 5:57 pm

    Post-rational = stupid or self-destructive in context.Maddow is supposed to be a rising star (and I’ve seen her actually talk sense about real subjects, which makes her an exception in the US media) but this is poor. Embarrassing.

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