Wednesday, November 13, 2013

The Trouble with the World

Stupid Doubters

“The trouble with the world is that the stupid are so confident while the intelligent are full of doubt.” 
—Bertrand Russell (1872-1970), British historian and social critic 

• Editorial Comment: Which are you, Bertie? 

PeezPix by Ted Pease 


Original PeezPix archival prints, matted at sizes from 5x7" to 16x20" or larger, available for sale. 

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Ted Pease, Professor of Interesting Stuff, Utah State University, Logan, Utah, and Humboldt State University, Arcata, California.
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