Wednesday, March 4, 2009


From Ed Brayton's blog Dispatches from the Culture Wars:

Someone who comments here under the name grasshopper has invented a brilliant phrase for the Rush Limbaughs of the world: ignorexia verbosa. Pass it on.

Happy to do my small part for a most worthy cause.

1 comment:

shrimplate said...

Currently this phenomenon has become a subject of serious scrutiny. People may have very little actual knowledge about a subject, yet be quite confident of their thoughts on that matter.

It's puzzling. You see examples of it all the time, though.