Is That a Penis in Your Speedos?

Is That a Penis in Your Speedos?

In addition to The Meateater Podcast, my regular rotation includes The DarkHorse Podcast. This is a husband (Bret Weinstein) and wife (Heather Heying) team, both evolutionary biologists, who, in addition to a regular podcast interview/discussion format show from Bret,...
Collar Culture

Collar Culture

The original title of this article was “Meetings serve a purpose”, but that focused too much on one side of the equation. I have often had my attention drawn to the cultural divide between white collar and blue collar workplaces. While there is a long list...
The Depth of the Political Divide

The Depth of the Political Divide

Robert Nisbet was an interesting thinker.  The first book of his that I read was History of the Idea of Progress.  I just finished Twilight of Authority (with a slight treatment over on substack), and I want to expand on what I got out of the book – mostly from...
Daily Affirmation

Daily Affirmation

So I followed a crazy chick on Twix and as it turns out, she followed me back.  We’ll need something sufficiently crazy today. This is my review of Paperback Brewing Santa Was a Werewolf IPA: You may recall Shannen Michaela from such places as Tik Tok, Instagram,...
The Depth of the Political Divide

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...