Commented on I can't keep up
I am convinced we are in a dystopian alternate universe where Martin McFly failed to get the almanac. Our best hope is to be deleted from the multiverse, making all our suffering irrelevant....
Commented on Policy change: future US visits
I read Backing Hitler: Consent and Coercion in Nazi Germany a long time ago and it has influenced the way I think for a long time. It is important to learn to recognize all the little and small things that...
Commented on Just plain icky
This makes me wonder about the feedback between pathogen and cultural evolution. Pathogens that are passed on by person-to-person contact tend to be less virulent/aggressive. The classic example is cholera. If its main vector is water it needs to be...
Commented on Constitutional crisis ahoy!
This might be an "easy" solution for Brexiters as it will give them a new scapegoat: the Scottish. I would expect repented Brexiters to backtrack, say that they wanted to leave, but those damned Scottish made them stay and suffer...
Commented on "Tomorrow belongs to me"
I know there was a "Remain Supporters Group Hug" in Norwich, and a lot of petitions are appearing on the internet. I hope more events are organized in the next days....