The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

This Afternoon

Hi75° Mostly Sunny

Tonight

Lo48° Mostly Clear

Wednesday

Hi68° Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo44° Mostly Clear

Thursday

Hi70° Mostly Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo44° Partly Cloudy

Friday

Hi74° Mostly Sunny

Friday Night

Lo44° Partly Cloudy

Saturday

Hi71° Mostly Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo43° Mostly Clear

Does college literature require a warning label?

Send to Kindle
Print This

WASHINGTON — Just when you thought American higher learning couldn’t get any more ridiculous, along come demands for warning labels on provocative works of literature.

One never knows when a sentence, phrase or word might trigger some buried memory or traumatic experience. Life is a veritable assault on the excessively sensitive, but somehow most of us muddle through. C’est la vie, after all.

View my options or Sign in