View Single Post
Old 07-27-2013, 09:51 AM   #17
DenverBrit
Just hanging out.
 
DenverBrit's Avatar
 
Got a breath mint??

Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Denver
Posts: 12,293

Adopt-a-Bronco:
The Team
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by BroncsRule View Post
Oh, I've read some of Chomsky's political stuff. It's available at the Tattered Cover. I was just pointing out that political science is not his actual area of expertise. Taking Chomsky as a serious Econ or Poli-Sci player just because he has an erudite style of writing would be a mistake. Kind of like taking as gospel an Economist's opinion on Climate Science or the opinion of a Climatologist on structural engineering questions.

If you want to learn a lot about the Indo-European root language, Chomsky's your guy.
Gaffney rarely knows what he's talking about so it's a wash.

But he's a whiz at poetry and organic gardening. Ask him.
DenverBrit is offline   Reply With Quote