Does America Have a Problem With “Bullshit Receptivity”?

Quality Bullshit, Doug Beckers (flickr)

“One man’s bullshit is another man’s catechism.”
— “Bullshit and the Art of Crap Detection,” Neil Post

What Is Bullshit and Why Is There So Much of It?

With his 1986 essay “On Bullshit,”[1] Princeton philosopher Harry Frankfurt gave birth to bullshit as a topic of serious academic…