Asimov on the celebration of dumb November 7, 2012 / 5 comments / by Joel Willans Facebook153StumbleUpon51kTweet33Pin32 Facebook153 StumbleUpon Tweet60 Pin Shares213 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter for more mind-blowing coolness. Related You might also like Very Finnish Problems Episode 6: When your children need to wee after getting dressed for winter Disruptive Decades: Technologies that revolutionised the 1920s A short history of refined carbs every Finn needs to read Discover how one Finnish photographer makes the everyday look out of this world 5 replies Yeah, I hear yah. I rail against anti-intellectualism every day on my own site. The problem is now that we have entered a new romance era, and who knows when we’ll see enlightenment become popular again? Shame we don’t have any new Asimovs for this generation. Reply I’m sorry to be so blunt about this but if you are commenting on a topic such as anti-intellectualism in our society, perhaps you should present yourself as someone knowledgeable on the topic as well as a person who is capable of intelligently putting their point/opinion out there. Grammar and spelling are two things that when used incorrectly show nothing but a persons own ignorance and lack of effort to understand the basics of the language of the country they reside in. Reply She says, ending with a preposition. Reply Cordelia? That’s “Grammar and spelling are two things that, when used incorrectly, show…” and “person’s,” not “persons.” You’re welcome! Reply What a great man he was! Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.