Re: the arrogance of postmodern mumbo jumbo

Eric Brunner (
20 Sep 1996 21:03:39 GMT

Bryant ( wrote:
: I see pm's as very much like Limbaugh--sophists who love to talk and
: yet, in the end, contribute little to our understanding of reality.
: They, like Limbaugh, purposefully mischaracterize what others say and
: mean, and like Limbaugh, are most profitably ignored.

Well, that takes care of a whacking great bit of French Intellectualism
since 1945, and places American, starting with Eric Wolf, if not earlier,
Intellectualism in a convienent sanitary disposable package labeled "Do
not open under penalty of intellectual discomfort."

Eric Brunner