As long as everyone is having a good time talking about U. of Chicago law prof Todd Henderson, here’s a question I like to ask people: which has done more damage to the world, the University of Chicago Economics Department or
the Committee on Social Thought all the Straussian stuff? I asked two friends who went to Chicago this question recently and one was adamant that it was the econ, the other that it was the committee thing Straussian stuff.
Let’s make this an open thread also too. Just for fun, this is one of my favorite YouTube clips: