The fault lies not in the stars, but in the politicians, our gods, and our media.
Sleeping on the sofa in a den of iniquity. (CN: Will thought this might need a content note if Maribou wanted to write one. Maribou, who of all readers usually needs a content note for anything to do with underage people and sex, doesn’t really think this essay needs one though? Um. Serious age imbalances in the context of relationships, some of which were illegal, but nothing graphic. Honest discussion of being a 17-year-old on the internet. Quite possibly the comments may stray into bleaker or cruder territory than the essay does. That’ll do.)
War and rumors of war and like things.
On call, off call, or just email. Or fax.,
The future is now. Except it isn’t, because if it was it would be the future.
Night descends on Poland…
This week: Crime, Transportation, Food, Money, and Energy!
Watching the watchers.
Office, office, work, work. Or no work.
Forcing political parties to adapt is reasonably close to a no-brainer, in my view. The only people who would disagree are the political parties that would be so forced.
Learn about learning.
The power of shame. The power of debate.
This Week: Immigration, Housing, Space, Healthcare, and Sex Crimes.
The workings of the mind.
The rule of the road is less risky is better than more risky, but there is no unrisky.
Congratulations Houston Astros! Or On To Game Seven! We’ll see if I edit this after the game but before this post goes live.
Some past, some present, All-America.
The Ins and Outs of a Polynesian Halloween.
This Week: Love, Marriage, Children, God, and the Outdoors!
How much should cities even want Amazon’s HQ2? What should be they be willing to pay and do?
Europe, Asia, and North America this time around.
What Harvey Weinstein exposed.
Russian incursions, swag, and more.
CHCTFB This week: Crime, Health, Climate, Transportation, Food, and Business!
Large conglomerations of people and commerce.
K through college.
The high cost of housing, and related issues. Also, today is Procrastinators’ Tax Day, so make sure you get that in.
Working, striking… and don’t forget to pay your taxes as today is Procrastinators’ Tax Day
Down with the UN! Up with avalanche dike thingies!
Some things are harder to categorize than others.
The news of the news.
Stocking up was a bad idea.
People moving from country A to country B and staying there or not staying there.
This Week: Gender, Space, Games, Relationships, Health
The importance of using tools.