Anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that 'my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge.' - Isaac Asimov
I was thinking of the immortal words of Socrates, who said, "... I drank what?"
He makes it really challenging to separate the art from the artist because of his public persona - again, unfortunate.
All my life, I have felt destiny tugging at my sleeve.~ Thursday Next
I don't want to "go with the flow". The flow just washes you down the drain. I want to fight the flow.- Henry Rollins
All this spiritual talk is great and everything...but at the end of the day, there's nothing like a pair of skinny jeans. - Jillian Michaels
"To err is human, to arr is a pirate"
Also, he has a home, or maybe several, out on the East End of Long Island, so I do tend to read about him from time to time in the local newspaper.
Last edited by Eastcoastmom; 09-25-2013 at 07:17 PM.
I like him, too. He's a good actor and a very attractive man. One of the earlier Danny Zuko's on Broadway.
Those who would give up essential liberty to purchase a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
-- Benjamin Franklin, Historical Review of Pennsylvania, 1759