I see a worldwide contest between the politics/economics of division and of species level cohesion. While divisiveness is rooted in reptile brain instinct, species cohesion will be necessary to rise…Continue
Trump crossed the dictator line tonight. He called out the American military against peacefully protesting American citizens. He's asserting the right to do this everywhere in the US, without needing…Continue
... the move to “reopen” the country runs the persistent risk of sparking a genuinely catastrophic outcome.Matthew Yglesias applies new data from Spain to US early reopening prospect.…Continue
"Bolero Juilliard" (10 min.) is a delight worth more than one view.I like this one too, because it's relaxing. I need relaxing these days. Nice use of white space and zooms.2020: An Isolation…Continue
You know how some religions try to micromanage your life - like press your head to the ground 45 times a day and eat this not that. You thought a secular lifestyle would liberate you?
Today I had to replace my electric toothbrush. The only models available with circular action are designed for corporate micromanagement of my brushing technique. There are none without such "features".
A helpful on-handle timer stutters every 30 seconds to let you know when it’s time…
Ford and Bush Sr. aren't directly accused here, just the benefactors of systemic corruption. Bush Jr.'s illegitimate elevation is already widely known. The Nixon and Reagan treasonous deals with enemies surprised me.
History suggests – even if treason can be demonstrated –…
Day after day I see Atheist Nexus members argue scripture details, spreading theistic memes here, without realizing their self-betrayal. Memetics still seems, to most, an abstract intellectual debate. We can't grasp religion as an infective agent. We can't see ourselves as merely copying machines for viruses.
A visual metaphor intrudes on my mind, of…Continue