Feb 062018

At the beginning you go to the gulag for criticizing Stalin; toward the end for being first, when his name is mentioned, to stop applauding.

Feb 052018

It is the lies we tell about history that we are most apt to remember.

Feb 012018

Thanks to the Internet, all inconsequential arguments are settled immediately, and the rest go on forever.

Jan 312018

No topic provokes stupidity like intelligence.

Jan 302018

Truth’s not Beauty, but it’s interesting.

Jan 292018

Precocity, n.   Unusually rapid ossification.

Jan 252018

Age would be a lot more use to Youth than the other way around.

Jan 242018

Those who disagree with us used to be evil, and then they were stupid: now they are ill.