“The world is made up for the most part of morons, natural tyrants, sure of themselves, strong in their own opinions, never doubting anything.” I’m not sure when Clarence Darrow (1857-1938) said that but I doubt he ever imagined Facebook, or the idea of a TV personality with no political experience becoming the leader of the free world. Wait a
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The way it used to be often times wasn’t all that great. One of my favourite movies is Inherit the Wind, from 1960. Spencer Tracy plays Henry Drummond (based on legal legend Clarence Darrow), who defends a southern US teacher charged with teaching Darwin’s theory of evolution. We’re talking 1925. Here’s a clip from the film. Drummond battles Matthew Harrison
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