[So3] Just because it’s a socially enforced norm doesn’t mean people actually want it.
[So4] Culture matters, which means that we may have reason to care what goes on in peoples’ sex lives and political correctness may serve a very valuable function.
[So5] Chris Morgan defends bowling alone. I agree up to a point, though my experience has always been that as the default in a way that is, as I consider it, regrettable.
[So6] Laughing is good! Of course, laughing can be bad, too.
[So7] A really interesting look at our cultural relationship with Japan.
[So8] “OMG,” Lord Fisher said to Winston Churchill.
[So9] I do hope that somewhere in all of this, someone flipped a flat earth model like a table.