One problem with the obsession over “global climate change” has been the neglect of a problem that we might be able to fix: A number of proposals for de-polluting the seas have been “floated,” but this one is underway:
It is sad to see the U.S. fall so far in the world freedom rankings. But instructive to see who is on top. And then, to contrast, see where the actual slavery is:
Our first step in making a better world is, almost certainly, making ourselves better. Understandably, we do not mention this that often when dealing with public policy, but, when it comes right down to it….
“There was no complaint.” When a young teaching assistant was brought before a politically correct tribunal at her Canadian college, just for including a video of Dr. Jordan Peterson, we knew it was quite the scandal. Now, after some time has lapsed, she updates her story, and puts it in
Dr. Jordan Peterson was “interviewed” on BBC’s Channel 4 News. More like an absurdist’s inquisition, it has become notorious. If you have missed it, watch it now: Carl “Sargon of Akkad” Benjamin gives a play-by-play game summary: Ben Shapiro weighs in, too: Scott Adams discusses cognitive dissonance and “hallucinations”: The
We may be entering a new era of home-made invention and production. Some of this is being driven by 3-D printing technology. But good old-fashioned backyard innovation still has much to be said for it. And if you are interested in unregulated weaponry, preparing for the zombie apocalypse, or just
Ben Shapiro on the hilarious Trump vs. Bannon twitterstorm: Ben Shapiro interviewed by Dave Rubin:
Funny from Reason and Andrew Heaton — funny because true:
Defense spending is one of those “games” that it is not really possible to know what is the optimal level: spend to little, you are dead or enslaved or struggling within chaos; spend too much and you are broke or in hock above your eyebrows or … struggling within chaos.
Separating the wheat from the chaff in the tax reform bill.
The cyber/crypto currency Bitcoin has been going through downs and ups, recently. This discussion from a few weeks ago might help unpack some of the issues:
This out-take from a formal panel debate contains some good stuff, and helps give a basic set of perspectives in current ideological argumentation: