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April 7, 2012

True of everyone except, curiously, Kevin Drum

The internet makes dumb people dumber and smart people smarter.
Just as globalization and de-unionization have been major drivers of the growth of income inequality over the past few decades, the internet is now a major driver of the growth of cognitive inequality. -- Kevin Drum, Mother Jones, Feb 17, 2012 [The Technium: Sourced Quotes, 14]

Posted by gerardvanderleun at April 7, 2012 6:11 PM. This is an entry on the sideblog of American Digest: Check it out.

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That he writes in Mother Jones is all the indicator of his intellectual incuriousity needed. I bet he still believes the wealthy run around with spats on their shoes, wearing tophats, and forever plotting someway to have a Triangle Factory fire.

Posted by: Mikey NTH at April 9, 2012 8:02 AM

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