Good Intentions

Be True to Yourself

“I don’t have an agenda,” DeGeneres proclaimed. “I’m not here to brainwash anyone, but… [grabs a hypnotizing prop and begins to spin it] Listen to […]

Artificial Intelligence?

Ever since I can remember, researchers have been on a long quest to build a computer that is artificially intelligent. The original Turing Test, for […]

BCP: Friday the 16th

My bookmarks runneth over into a blog post.

Self-betterment used to be the motto of Western civilization. That’s because Western civilization used to be based […]

A Microcosm

Sometimes a single event happens that describes an entire movement — a single action that show where the priorities of a wide swath of people […]

Rain Tax

In Maryland’s Prince George County, there is a rain tax — a tax levied on roofs and parking lots that cause water to drain off […]

The Smiley Fist

The Eric Garner case is a national tragedy, no doubt. In the process of resisting arrest for selling “loosies,” individual cigarettes, against New York law, […]

The Relativist

“Asking whether or not a victim is telling the truth is irrelevant,” Ms. Hess proclaimed. “It’s just not important if they are telling the […]

What Progressives Think of You

You’re a scared white person, almost certainly male. You do not live in a major city, or near a university or intellectual hub of any […]

The New Barbarism

The ultimate barbarism is treating people — living, breathing, human beings — as objects which you can mold to perfection. Once you get past the […]