Things floating around in these present times… “>”Food insecurity” isn’t an ongoing concern in the United States, as leftist hand-wringers claim. The methodology (not to mention special interested) that drove the study were flawed. A not-so-funny joke in our government: The Army, given $4.3 billion to track spending, can’t track spending. Psychopaths have bad sniffers.…Details
This reminds me of Clive Staples Lewis’ space trilogy – though ours might be the noisiest of the planets shown!
Notable articles and snippets from last week abound… But who will build the roads? The free market, as it has for a very long time. Scientists have finally decoded the physics behind earphone and other ropy tangles. Absolute truth in reality versus relative experience as reality – Einstein meets Tagore. Firefighters don’t actually fight fires…Details
On the nature of man and the universe, is your lecture of the week this week. A theoretical physicist and a philosopher take stances different from those you might usually encounter in these debates. Enjoy.
I am almost certain that it wasn’t “luck” – even if the scientific reason remains unknown: It is an interesting coincidence that the Moon should so nearly perfectly blot out the Sun, since there is really no physical reason why this has be the case. The Moon happens to be about 400 times smaller than…Details
A few notables floating around… I read a book about the VA recommended by a cousin. The book raved about how great the system was, and how we should socialize all medicine for the same reasons the VA works. Sounds like people are backpedaling from those types of generalizations now.But I did ask my cousin…Details