For those interested in cognitive linguistics etc., an interesting superposition of articles:
Appealing to Our Lizard Brains
By Arianna Huffington,
Call it ludicrous, but the most important election of our lifetime is coming
down to who can best pacify the electorate's inner baby.
New Lenses for your Frames
By George Lakoff
An Analysis of the Framing of the Living Wage
The Post-Modern President
Deception, Denial, and Relativism: what the Bush administration learned from the French
The Grand Theory of All Thought: Blending
From Larry Bowa's Clubhouse to the Streets of Fallujah
Maybe try thinking of a donkey
What George Lakoff knows about the mind
How not to test a hypothesis
Relax? I can't relax!
Obviously, not everyone likes or agrees with Lakoff. I am no expert - "Moral Politics" just spoke powerfully to the way I felt. I am willing to keep my mind open, though, for constructive critiques of his writings. So far, I did not see anything compelling, but I'll keep on searching...