Chris Morgan asked… where do we go from here? Living in the Cold War era, it was commonplace to set aside some time of the day to consider, even actively prepare for, the possibility of being nuked. “God may have willed the destruction of the planet in an atomic Gotterdämmerung,” Willmoore Kendall wrote, “but we…
I can’t blame those who are tempted to leave Facebook if not all of social media. Life would be better without it. Or, maybe not.
Competing concerns, as always.
Of course kids who skip class to protest should be punished.
Live from Phoenix, AZ!
WrestleMania. The Prediction Thread.
AI and gaming… like, D&D rather than Go.
Who did you like in 2016?
An anecdote about decision making in the information age.
The media is/are dumb.
Our traditional end-of-Lent buffet went reservations-only without telling us first.
A Republican has finally identified the real problem with gun violence: insufficiently respectful teenagers.
New Orleans, baby! And Nashville and more.
The Nation of Islam is anti-semitic, conspiratorial and destructive but we should examine their impact with the same willingness to understand allocated to Trump voters and the alt-Right.
Chinese, SAT, safety, and more.
Fixing immigration, the greatness of Libertarianism, European nationalism and globalism, and more.
The spot heard around the country
WrestleMania is One Week Away.
Fallout 4 VR First Impressions
The worst theatrical experience I’ve ever had
This Week: Food, Crime, War, Health, and Mindspace!
My “spring is sprung” thought turns out to have been a hair premature.
Socialists, socialism, innovation, and destruction.
From copyright law to banking and ecigarettes, it’s good to have the big boys on your side.
All the sports. Well, at least many of them.
Materials make up our world, and what we can do with any given thing continues to be one of the fronts along which science and engineering continue to make great strides. Although one could argue that advances occur so quickly that by the time a new material is ready for mass production, it’s practically obsolete.
Planes, trains, and bus service.
Stephon Clark wasn’t armed. The Sacramento Police Department ended his life anyway.
Skepticism about movies in VR.
Virtual Reality Test Drive
News from Russia, Asia the Middle East, Europe, California, and the (rest of) United States!
Spring Has Sprung
Love and marriage and divorce and samurai swords.