On Apr 4, 2011, at 10:27 AM, Doug Henwood wrote:
>>> But this is really heartening - because people don't get more
>>> as they age.
This would be okay as "people don't get more Conservative as they age," but in fact people do normally get more conservative as they age because their consciousness contains ever more valued and referential material from their (both collective and personal) histories.
"L'après-vie, c'est une auberge espagnole. L'on n'y trouve que ce qu'on a apporté."