It came from the Washington Post: This evening, monsters will rise from the deep.
Right on cue, a bit of prose arose this morning from the front page of the Washington Post. This passage comes from a profile of Ben Carson’s early years:
TANKERSLEY (10/31/15): Only 1 in 20 children born into deep poverty in Detroit will climb into the top quintile of income earners when she or he grows up, according to research by economists at Harvard, Stanford and the University of California at Berkeley. Barely 1 in 100 will rise, as Carson did, all the way to the top 1 percent.Barely 1 in 100 will rise to the top one percent! On this most frightening of all days, that monster came from the Post.
By almost every conceivable metric, young Benjamin Carson defied the odds...
We’ve asked you this many times in the past:
Are these life forms human?