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Why the left is scared
Nations, like stars, are entitled to eclipse. All is well, provided the light returns and the eclipse does not become endless night. - Victor Hugo One of course notices the left freaking out about our fascist, authoritarian, Nazi dictator disguis (More)
Stop Making Martyrs
The martyr cannot be dishonored. Every lash inflicted is a tongue of fame; every prison a more illustrious abode. - Ralph Waldo Emerson James Damore is another individual added to the growing list of "mundane martyrs" - a list of boring, every day (More)
The Big Misconception
The number of people my age, younger now, a whole generation younger, who are fiercely bright, over-educated, under-employed and who are politicised and purposeless really upsets me. It's soul-destroying. - Benedict Cumberbatch One of the big misco (More)
Argumentative Framing
In both law and politics, I think the essential battle is the meta-battle of framing the narrative. - Ted Cruz One of the interesting factors in debates is how people decide to frame their arguments. This is usually done to be part of a larger sche (More)
A Cult for the Bullied
It is commonplace to mock SJWs, feminists, and liberals for their ridiculous ideas, attitudes, and behaviors. This may be the cause of their behaviors in the first place. I suppose this is another take on the "coddled hypothesis" that some like to pu (More)
Bigfoot Logic
My single-minded aim is to give existence to fantasy. - Claes Oldenburg Ideological thought is unfalsifiable, due to the immense need for ideological preservation. Any thought that goes against the narrative is almost immediately reshaped into so (More)
Ideological Thought
Political ideology can corrupt the mind, and science. - E. O. Wilson Another interesting (and dangerous) part of ideologies and bias are the effects on thought. Ideological preservation implants itself into the mind quite easily. People obviously h (More)
Argumentative Labelling
No day passes without a Democratic politician, a left-wing commentator, or, if I may be excused a redundancy, a left-wing academic labeling Republicans and conservatives racist. - Dennis Prager Ideologies pose a danger in that they not only limit t (More)
Free Speech for Me, but not for Thee
I'll get back to the regular posts soon enough, but this case is just too good to pass up. For those (somehow) unaware, Tyler Kissinger held a protest on May 30th, and is facing expulsion. The (failing) More)
The Silent Mental Illness
I suspect that here theists and atheists would agree: Human beings have within them the ability to choose evil or good. We wake up each day facing the age-old struggle of good and evil. In some situations, mental illness clouds our judgment. - Ad (More)
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