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So it’s not just me and Historian on the Edge, then…

24 May, 2011

Apparently, Mark Lind at thinks even less of Ferguson than I do.

Just for starters, Lind asks, “What accounts for the attention lavished by the American media on a huckster as vulgar and shallow as Niall Ferguson?”

Later, he tells us a little of what he really thinks: “…Niall Ferguson has the moral imagination of a teenage boy addicted to gruesome video games.”

I think he’s wrong about Fritz the Cat, though. Unless Ferguson really said that. But I’m giving Ferguson some credit here, and will assume the cat in question ia Felix.

3 Comments leave one →
  1. 24 May, 2011 10:04 pm

    It's me, too.

  2. 25 May, 2011 12:06 am

    Have you read my twitter feed? It would be hard to think less of Ferguson than I do, But Lind makes a good attempt.

  3. 25 May, 2011 12:54 am

    I just didn't want to speak for too many others!

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