Archive for August, 2005

Ten Questions to Ask Your History Teacher

Wednesday, August 17th, 2005

One of my objectives in self-improvement is to stop correcting people who misuse the phrase “begs the question.” As has been said about teaching a pig to sing, it wastes your time and annoys the pig. But even if we feel awkward telling people “that’s not what ‘begging the question’ means”, we still need an […]