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Internet, Meet Cultural Illiteracy

I think I can identify with Jonathan Swift to some extent now. More than two years ago, my blog post titled “The Cult of Childlessness in America” defended people who choose to have more than two children and criticized the … Continue reading

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U.S. “Getting More Conservative,” Says The Atlantic

A senior editor at the prestigious center-left Atlantic magazine has crunched some numbers in an attempt to explain the growing percentage of the American population that identifies itself as conservative. Recent polls break down like this: Conservatives: 40% Moderates: 36% … Continue reading

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That Demographic Crisis? It’s Here

USA Today reports new census data showing that there were fewer people aged 0-18 in the United States in 2010 than there were in 2000. So let’s see: more older people and fewer younger people. Nah, we don’t need to … Continue reading

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