December 31, 2016
If Donald Trump Targets Journalists, Thank Obama – The New York TimesIf Trump Targets Journalists, Thank Obama. Obama has laid all the groundwork Trump needs for a crackdown on reporters. Agreed, Obama has been pure evil in this area.
Cost of U.S. healthcare now 800% higher per person than it was in 1960, even when adjusted for inflation. Conclusion is idiotic, but facts are correct.
December 30, 2016
How Jukin Media Built a Viral-Video Empire. Was thinking how much of this article would’ve been incomprehensible to someone from 1990.
We Are All Princes, Paupers, and Part of the Human Family. And princesses.
December 29, 2016
What’s Happening to the Bees and Butterflies? I remember “moth snowstorms” in N. Florida; haven’t seen that since I was 8 or 9.
Maybe We Haven’t Seen Any Aliens Because They’re All Dead Agree; estimate tech life of civ under similar evo pressures to ours at ~10,000 years.
Android Ransomware Infects LG Smart TV. We really are living in the future. Alas, it is a dystopia.
People’s underestimation of AI. Yep. Big revolution on the way, almost no one sees it.
Some People’s Brains Are Wired for Languages. Me. And anti-wired for math.
December 28, 2016
Sorry, Liberals. Bigotry Didn’t Elect Donald Trump. And neither did the Russians.
December 27, 2016
Wind & Solar Are Cheaper (Without Subsidies) Than Dirty Energy. As recently as 6-7 years ago, conventional wisdom was this could never, ever, ever happen.
December 26, 2016
How “Useless” Science Unraveled an Amphibian Apocalypse. All research is useless…until it isn’t.
Castro’s Cuba: A public health phenomenon in the ’90s showed the effects of national weight loss. Shockingly, the FA community is completely wrong about everything.
December 25, 2016
Why Identity Politics Fails. Absolutely spot on.
Real-Life Rogue One: How the Soviets Stole NASA’s Shuttle Plans. Unlike Dem fantasies, all this actually happened.
A Female Afghan Pilot Soars and Gives Up. Some cultures just hate women. I know the Left has trouble dealing with this; doesn’t make it false.
Traditional economics is mathematically sophisticated without representing the fundamental features of the macro-economy. And completely ignores sociology.
December 24, 2016