Seeming

Religion, art, taste, and other delusions.

Jan 202014
 

Our ancestors believed in ghosts of people; we believe in multiple regression — ghosts of causes.

Jan 062014
 

“It was a culture,” the historian will write a century from now, “that found it necessary to invent the word ‘unironically.'”

Dec 122013
 

Belief in karma is the coward’s revenge.

Nov 182013
 

Who will psychoanalyze the psychologists, deconstruct the deconstructionists, decode the signals of the signaling theorists, unmask the unmaskers?

Oct 012013
 

Christians enjoy having God watch them but positively relish having Him watch you.

Sep 232013
 

In a friend it is easier to tolerate bad character than bad taste.