The Vision of the Anointed:

  • CancerOnTheCusp
    "Hi there. Bored yet?
  • CancerOnTheCusp
    "Hi there. Bored yet?
    Full title:
    "The Vision of the Anointed: Self-Congratulation as a Basis for Social Policy " by Thomas Sowell.

    A good book that is as applicable today as it was when it was written.
    It's one of those dry topical books, but Dr. Sowell's insight is keen.
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    Please suggest some good online free Novels sites.
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    My current college doesn't offer any classes in that sort so I'm looking for an alternative. Everyone knows of Rosetta Stone but I'm trying to avoid using the computer since I'm on it about 24/7 of the time already. Has anyone used that and has it worked