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Three More Things Only a PhD Can Believe

In an earlier essay in Salvo (Three Things Only a PhD Can Believe, Spring 2013), I argued that there are three things that are so patently absurd and demonstrably false—that so violate objective observation, common sense, and the collective experience of mankind—that only a PhD could believe them. I identified those three absurdities as the all-too-common academic beliefs that there are no universal standards, that there are no essential differences between men and women, and that there is no clear dividing line between humans and animals.

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(www.Loumarkos.com) is Professor in English and Scholar in Residence at Houston Baptist University; he holds the Robert H. Ray Chair in Humanities. His books include From Achilles to Christ, Apologetics for the 21st Century, and Literature: A Student's Guide.

This article originally appeared in Salvo, Issue #28, Spring 2014 Copyright © 2020 Salvo | www.salvomag.com https://salvomag.com/article/salvo28/highly-creative


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