Thursday, December 30, 2010

Quotes of the day

Via Instapundit:

Now that DADT has been repealed, tools finding new and tortured rationalizations for keeping ROTC off college campuses.

ROTC and its warrior ethic taint the intellectual purity of a school...

Who the hell says things like this? The same person who also says this:

I admire those who join armies, whether America's or the Taliban's: for their discipline, for their loyalty to their buddies and to their principles, for their sacrifices to be away from home.

And from the nanny-state files...

If you really want Mayor Bloomberg to do something about the snow, just tell him that people are enjoying it.



steve said...

Harvard is getting ROTC back.

On a related topic, I would like to see military history revived as a topic taught in more schools. Few universities offer it anymore, at least at the undergrad level.


Dean said...

Steve, much like prayer in school, would you trust some of these places to do it in a faithful and truthful manner?

That we could wish for someone like Victor Davis Hanson at Harvard.