Quote of the Day

So would you say that, during your lifetime, humanity has progressed in the construction of a somewhat more just society? “There have been enormous changes. Just look here at MIT. Take a walk down the hall and take a look at the nature of the student body: it’s about half women, a third minorities, informally … More Quote of the Day

My Conspiracy Theory

Political extremists of all stripes are prone to conspiracy theories, witness the so-called 9/11 Truthers. The 9/11 Truthers are left-wing and right-wing activists—I am tempted to say lunatics– who believe, with precious little evidence, that the attacks of 9/11 were an inside job. They see any attempt to point out the lack of credible evidence … More My Conspiracy Theory

Quote of the Day

“Hanlon’s Razor: Never attribute to malice that which is adequately explained by stupidity.” ― Steven Pinker, The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person’s Guide to Writing in the 21st Century

Why I Don’t Support Donald Trump

When business schools (meaning the Ivy League universities) send their people, they’re not sending their best. They’re not sending people like you. They’re sending real estate mogul wannabes that have lots of problems, and they’re bringing those problems to us. They’re bringing cheating. They’re bringing price gouging. They’re bringing drugs. (Don’t tell me they don’t … More Why I Don’t Support Donald Trump