Skip to main content

View Diary: Has anyone looked at you like this before? (142 comments)

Comment Preferences

  •  I don't object to myths. (1+ / 0-)
    Recommended by:
    indiemcemopants

    They have a very powerful role to play in human culture. In this case it is not a myth. It is an artistic evocation of historical reality. That is a fully valid form of human knowledge.

    •  The issue is how we are serving (0+ / 0-)

      the people who come to this in the future. It's fine to do an "artistic evocation," but some people are going to accept it uncritically.

      Shame on them? Maybe. But as I said, we don't have to fill in any gaps to show how evil this man was.

      Ok, so I read the polls.

      by andgarden on Sun Dec 11, 2011 at 06:17:55 PM PST

      [ Parent ]

Subscribe or Donate to support Daily Kos.

Click here for the mobile view of the site