darn horseshoe theory. It’s wrong but “so logical” except it’s wrong.

darn horseshoe theory. It’s wrong but “so logical” except it’s wrong.

Ignores fundamental differences.

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I’ll phrase it like this: There’s no difference between far left and far right. True/False?

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Ok. Good. Now, what do they have in common? They oppose status quo obviously. But what else?

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Ah, their names. Far and Far. That’s another thing they share. Also, they’re both about politics. So, is that enough to make them into a horseshoe?

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A competent thinker? Sure. But a terrible activist as most difficult issues aren’t opposites, although often portrayed that way.

Pro choice and pro life for example. Not opposites.

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