life

Why Machines Might Kill Us

Machines will eventually come to see any separation between stated intentions and unrelated actions as an illogical malfunction, ...

Revolution as Evolutionary Design

The narrative of humanity is marked by its responses to calamity. The tyrannical elements among us are tolerated ...

On Mistakes of Writing

It can be nothing but detestable that any writing would begin with the first person pronoun “I”. A ...

Are Muslims Peaceful?

Something happened to me earlier this summer. It took place on the longest day of the year. It ...

Optimism v Practicalism

I took some cello in collage, the instruments were stored in the cellar. They weren’t really stored there, ...

I am not impressed

Humans are grand at many things. Falling into the traps of avarice is chief among our greatest skills.

Migraine

Saturday I woke with a migraine. Mine are horrific. The remedies at home weren’t working so I gave ...

Caught up in “Why”.

People on the Left and on the Right want many of the same things. It’s painful that they ...