• Commented on A working hypothesis
    The hominid brain was not "designed" by evolution to easily cope with the current level of change and instability. As the novelty in the human environment goes asymptotic, so will the corresponding maladies you describe, including every form of fundamentalism,...
  • Commented on A working hypothesis
    Your idea of slowing down change would be about as effective as King Cnut. But David Earle@14 sez: innovations in financial manipulation outstripped regulation and common sense so quickly that large institutions were able to create massive bubbles and pop...
  • Commented on Meet the new boss. Same as the old boss ... not.
    On constitutional reform, it looks like we're getting a fully elected upper house to replace the House of Lords, Wait, really? I'm an American, but I'd always thought that the British constitutional vestiges of aristocracy were fun and charming. I'd...
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