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The Sciences

Tonight's Gonna Be A Good Night

The IntersectionBy Sheril KirshenbaumOctober 1, 2009 8:54 PM


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I was delighted for the opportunity to deliver a talk about Unscientific America at my local bookstore in Durham, North Carolina. There's something extra special when you recognize so many familiar faces in the audience. They didn't even mind my cold and I was particularly touched when one sweet gentleman in the front row gave me his handkerchief before the Q&A. Gosh I love this town, its bookstore, newspapers (The Herald Sun and The Independent), and so much more. Thanks to everyone who came out and participated in a terrific discussion about science, education, the Internet, politics, and literacy in America. I left re-energized to finish the final edits on my next book and even managed to turn in the manuscript on time today. I gotta feeling that tonight's gonna be a good night...

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