wcdiaz
William Diaz
wcdiaz
Dec 21 2016
15

I would never dream of telling you not to pursue marital happiness.

Dec 13 2016
417

I keep thinking back to my high school English teacher. If I had turned that in as a sentence in an essay, he would have handed it back to me and said “You like to show off? How about you diagram this sentence for the class.”

Dec 13 2016
392

The director of “Rogue One,” Gareth Edwards, has stepped into a mythopoetic stew so half-baked and overcooked, a morass of pre-instantly overanalyzed implications of such shuddering impact to the series’ fundamentalists, that he lumbers through, seemingly stunned or constrained or cautious to the vanishing point of Read more

Dec 13 2016
1.2K

“Are you now or have you ever been a believer that man-made CO2 emissions are responsible for rapid global warming? Answer the question!”

Dec 11 2016
44

Absolutely. The smarter someone is, the greater their grasp of the limitations imposed by their own knowledge. In other words - smart people know how dumb they are, whereas dumb people often think they’re smart.

Dec 11 2016
42

Yeah, Trump is one of the most striking examples of the Dunning-Kruger effect that I’ve ever seen.

Dec 11 2016
248

He doesn’t just lack intellectual curiosity, he’s fucking lazy and unwilling to do any part of the job that he finds boring. He could literally get someone to read his daily briefings to him in their entirety, but he won’t even do that.

Dec 11 2016
282

Part of being smart is knowing what you don’t know. He has no intellectual curiousity, none.

Dec 11 2016
467

It’s a mark of intelligence to recognize what you don’t know and seek counsel and knowledge about it. Only stupid people think they know everything.
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Dec 11 2016
80

“In contrast, Mike Pence reportedly reads six PDB’s a day, which sounds suspiciously like he reads the rest of them.” Read more

Dec 11 2016
471

Hey President Dumbshit! Even smart people need to read to actually know things. Being smart doesn’t mean you just magically acquire knowledge. It just means that you’re capable of processing and understanding what you read!