"There are different kinds of truths for different kinds of people. There are truths appropriate for children, like the people who watch Fox News. There are truths that are appropriate for college dropouts, like Rush Limbaugh and Glenn Beck. There are truths that are appropriate for educated adults, like my son, Dr. William Kristol. There are truths that are appropriate for highly educated adults, like me. The notion that there should be one set of truths available to everyone is a modern democratic fallacy. It doesn't work. Nor do I anymore. I just died."
Glenn Beck's reaction was immediate when he heard Alex Jones say, "Your bizarre and clownish antics of fake crying ... are doing nothing but reinforcing the stereotype that the conservative right is insane."
Richard Keith 'Dick' Armey holds a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Oklahoma and taught economics at North Texas State University--now UNT--for a number of years before being elected to the U. S. House of Representatives in 1984. What set him apart as a professor of economics was his use of shadow animals to illustrate his Texomaesque interpretation of the theories of Milton Friedman.