Jan 032014

That no change is possible was the ancient superstition; that any change is possible is the modern one.

Jan 022014

Now that all have prizes, has everybody won?

Dec 312013

Anger impairs judgment but improves memory.

Dec 302013

Spend enough time mastering a complex system of ideas and you end up believing it.

Dec 272013

If you must choose, better to Joycify than Wallacize.

Dec 262013

Common sense means you don’t know the heuristic.

Dec 252013

Constant surveillance is the vocation of the police and the avocation of everyone else.

Dec 242013

To change your mind it does not suffice to change your opinion.

Dec 232013

It is not unusual to despise a thinker explicitly and remain completely in his thrall.