“If everyone is special, then no one is….” Who would have thought that a quote from a kids movie called “The Incredibles” would prove so insightful. Tonight we’ll take a look why today’s generation insists on being coddled like babies.
Learn about the schools that are trying to eliminate competition and “hurt feelings” altogether — and the major U.S. university that has put students on notice: No “trigger warnings” and “safe spaces” there!
Joining me to talk about this is Professor Gad Saad, the Research Chair in Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences and Darwinian Consumption at Concordia University.
Then we switch gears and look at how Hollywood has lost its way. As society dumbs down, so-called comedies are nothing more than slapstick potty humor. When I’m not being grossed out, I’m being lectured to about political correctness.
My next guest has a much better handle on all this than I do. He is an award-winning journalist and co-director of the Denver Film Critics society, Christian Toto.