Stop and Think

Stop and Think

Roads, the bane of libertarians. How do they work? It’s like magnets or some shit. There have been discussions about how big roads should be, who should build them, how every driver but you is a moron. But have we ever really stopped to think about stopping?...
A Few Thoughts on Conspiracy Skeptics

A Few Thoughts on Conspiracy Skeptics

I’ve been contemplating a piece (or maybe a couple of pieces) on conspiracy theory and skepticism. However, I just don’t have time to write a longer essay right now (hopefully over the summer). But, the other day I was listening to a podcast which both entertained and...
CPAC Recap 2024

CPAC Recap 2024

From February 21st to February 24th, I wandered away from the Great Land (bear in mind that it gets more difficult and uncomfortable every day for me to leave Alaska for any reason at all, except maybe visiting kids and grandkids.) But this was, as I reckoned it, a...
Harappan Hypothesis 2 – Migration Bugaloo

Harappan Hypothesis 2 – Migration Bugaloo

Okay, Internet, I need to do some research on the Aryan Migration. Did you mean Naaazis? No, I did not. Here are some articles about Naaazis. I want information about ancient Indian history. Here’s some articles about how Modi is a Naaazi. *incoherent cry of...
Risk and Liberty

Risk and Liberty

  One of the issues that comes around from time to time is the question of how to reconcile liberty with risky behavior.  A little while ago in these parts, it came up in a discussion of driving, and how some of us are fond of driving very fast indeed, and not...