Saturday, December 10, 2005

The Socratic Method

rewards two classes of people, those with inordinate respect for power and those with the ability to appease naked expressions of power (indelicately, those skilled at conniving). It has as its purpose to haze and create conformity, with the result that the law is such an exclusive and blindered profession that no number of hip-looking black chicks on Westlaw advertisements can remedy.

4 comments:

scarlet panda said...

I like to think I fall into the intersection of those two classes.

Fishfrog said...

Panda, that's what I would expect from you, authority-believer!

Matt said...

Seriously, stop being such an autoritätsgläubiges.

warm fuzzy said...

aren't those the two types of people generally drawn to law school?