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You cannot have a contemporary prison without contemporary furniture.
—Clouseau

May 232022
 

To improve discourse on social media, I am authoritatively informed, the enlightened must be kinder, more patient, and less patronizing with the unwashed.

Apr 212022
 

An event scheduled long in advance grows ominous as it nears: one resents one’s past self for impudently binding the present.

Mar 252022
 

After every vice has been declared a syndrome, a disorder to be diagnosed and treated, the virtues will shortly follow.

Mar 142022
 

A civilization that can defend science only by pointing to its fruits, technology, will soon destroy its science, and eventually its technology too.

Mar 022022
 

One should never speak ill of the dead, who in the worst case have done a great service, by dying.

Feb 212022
 

Some anonymous wit once said he didn’t care what you did as long as you didn’t do it in the street and frighten the horses. The West is embarking on its second century of frightening the horses.

Feb 182022
 

Beware the too-helpful, who have nothing better to do.

Jan 282022
 

All traits influenced by genetics differ across populations, and all traits are influenced by genetics.