I have ever seen anyone give.
Mind you, it would make for a pleasant, forgettable sermon coming from, say, a pastor or a rabbi. But when you slip on the Google Glass of memory and overlay his TED Talk with Mr. Brooks' long, loathsome, unpaid butcher's bill of fraud, revisionist claptrap, obsessive Fake Centrism, hippie-punching and just plain getting-every-fucking-thing-wrong, it is genuinely unnerving how radically Mr. Brooks has dissociated himself from his own past and his own words.
But the creepiest part? Not a single member of our mainstream media ever dares to mention that he is doing this.
And that is power.