Sentence of the day

May 10, 2014

Great line from Andrew Gelman: “The paradox of racism is that at any given moment, the racism of the day seems reasonable and very possibly true, but the racism of the past always seems so ridiculous.” Moving beyond racism, I sometimes wonder: What do we think we know now that will look ridiculous 50 years from now? 

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One Response to “Sentence of the day”


  1. Interesting stuff. I’m also blogging about the economy at samanthajames383.wordpress.com


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