On the arts graduates at The GuardianSeptember 5, 2013 Tim WorstallNewspaper Watch8 Comments They don’t really get this STEM stuff, do they? Via Timmy previousNow Ritchie doesn’t know anything about nuclearnextOnce you control the courts you control everything 8 thoughts on “On the arts graduates at The Guardian” Surreptitious Evil September 5, 2013 at 9:53 am Have I missed something obvious? Is there something wrong with allowing Dyson, who is a successful designer and entrepreneur, some column inches? I appreciate it is a bit of a hobby horse and he may very well be wrong in his prescriptions but, then, how would an arts grad be expected to know? Admittedly, more opportunities pulling people in to post-grad engineering are likely to be better, in the long term, than government push. Steve September 5, 2013 at 11:01 am “charles dyson” Noel Scoper September 5, 2013 at 11:01 am “Have I missed something obvious?” Dyson’s first name is…..? Surreptitious Evil September 5, 2013 at 11:08 am Okay. I missed it. But that’s hardly “STEM”. Simple journalistic competence, I’d have thought? Which, of course, we know not to expect from the Guardian. David Gillies September 5, 2013 at 3:14 pm Also, calling Dyson an ‘inventor’ is ludicrous. It’s only one step up from calling him a ‘boffin’. Charlie Suet September 5, 2013 at 7:23 pm διὰ τὸ τὴν τέχνην καλῶς ἐξεργάζεσθαι ἕκαστος ἠξίου καὶ τἆλλα τὰ μέγιστα σοφώτατος εἶναι Seems fair. Runcie Balspune September 5, 2013 at 10:12 pm “Dyson’s first name is…..?” Freeman? Isn’t that a picture of him and his sphere? Philip Scott Thomas September 5, 2013 at 10:22 pm Freeman? I thought it was Mike… 🙂 Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.