Monthly Archives: June 2013
How many evil geniuses were created because their high school dry spell extended past college? Here, I suspect, is one: Many people mistakenly think that creating a smarter than human AI, that will ultimately destroy all other life on earth … Continue reading
Here’s a heat-induced cranky rant for you. Having been weaned on nineteenth- and early-twentieth-century novelists, I am used to the paragraph form. Kids today, not so much. Viz. this Business Insider article that reads for all the world like a Millennial’s … Continue reading
This era, in particular.
They’ve been fooling around with this “Libertarian Purity Test” over at the AoSHQ again. I remember my last score was in the low-to-mid 80’s. Apparently, blogging for over a decade has made me more hardcore, since I scored 90 this … Continue reading
Or someone else will The Los Angeles Unified School District will use a state grant to train teens to promote ObamaCare to family members. Covered California, the state’s health insurance exchange, announced grants of $37 million on May 14 to … Continue reading
That is where I found this. Not sure who the original author is. Mystery solved. Oleg Volk, of course. But The Brady’s call it gun violence because it makes people think of gang violence. I believe that Bloomberg’s group also … Continue reading
I found this white paper’s discussion of the demand for escrow services and guarantors among thieves fascinating.
Last year, my wife ran across a Groupon for 2 adults to go shooting Sporting Clays for $59. While not a shooter herself, my wife knows my bad habits, and she knows I have a friend with similar bad habits, … Continue reading