Girl, check yourself

Re: “The patriarchy of philosophy” | Commentary | November 23

I don’t know who this “they” is that says “before becoming a columnist, you must first prove yourself to be an exceedingly arrogant and self-righteous tool” but I’m inclined to believe my friends prior to me getting my column back in October 2008. 

Sana Saeed
Master’s I Islamic Studies
Daily columnist