Presentation on theme: "The Power of selective vision, selective reading, and selective writing … What do you “see”? What is your “truth”?"— Presentation transcript:
The Power of selective vision, selective reading, and selective writing … What do you “see”? What is your “truth”?
That President Coolidge was a Sioux Indian?
That President Clinton has South African heritage?
That President Bush is a Chinese atheist?
That President Obama is Jewish?
Who is the better PATRIOT? This guy? Or this guy?
Does wearing or not wearing a flag pin make you patriotic or unpatriotic? Hey, I found one … Oh my God, no flag pin …
According to this guy, you must always wear a flag pin to be a true patriot … except when it’s you not doing it! Confused?
So, what do YOU see? Which is the “Republican view” … which the “Democratic”? Up … or down?Shorter … or longer?
The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge. (Stephen Hawking) Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry and narrow- mindedness, all foes to real understanding. Likewise, tolerance or broad, wholesome charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in our little corner of the earth all one's lifetime. (Mark Twain)