I would never assert that just because something is old it is wise. But the modern man does assert the opposite: that what is old is foolish. Or rather, even worse, he lives as if that were true without even ever asserting it. It’s simply a non-issue.
And in fact, perhaps I will assert that just because something is old it is wise.
Uh oh – that sucks
Mangan has some thoughts on potential ties between the Flynn Effect and infectious diseases.