The Chronicle of Higher Education has just made my day, or rather two professors at The University of Washington. It’s a crying shame they aren’t located in D.C. and/or that they haven’t YET exported their wit to every State in the Union.
Here is the opening line from The Chronicle’s current Post Truth issue:
“Facts and figures are like cow pastures. Unless you squint, you can’t always tell how full of bullshit they are.”
That’s correct readers. It seems AT LEAST TWO tenured (?) academics have struck marketing gold! At my Alma Matter, the class was titled Borderlands of Science and Religion and you can view the wit who created it, under this blog’s About tab.
The current Chronicle article has a Q & A with the academics in question and I recommend giving it a read.