Friday, July 5, 2013

The guinea pigs

Over at my new Block Kids project, I explore the most famous controversy spawned by the study for which I was guinea pig: "The How to Spot a Baby Conservative Debate."
Conservatives were outraged. Glenn Beck attacked the study on the debut of his CNN show, noting, “I really shouldn’t be happy, because I’m a conservative." Michelle Malkin wondered, “If whiny kids grow up to be conservatives, how do you explain the sniveling psychosis on the Left side of the blogosphere …" At the Volokh Conspiracy, James Lindgren took a deep dive on the data. SEED explored both sides