ROOM TEMPERATURE STARS: Citizen Scientists discover bizarre new brown dwarfs near our Sun. “Although the discovery of brown dwarfs is not a new phenomenon, the ones discovered in the recent study have a weird property — they are colder than the boiling point of water.
Yesterday, Mike Huemer and I had a debate with two anarcho-communists on the topic of left libertarianism vs right libertarianism. It can be viewed on YouTube . One thing that struck me as interesting was a difference in how we supported our positions.
Source: Theory vs History
Why is California burning? The experts all know the answer–CA was made to burn and if you don’t do controlled burns, CA will burn uncontrolled. Here’s ProPublica in an article titled They Know How to Prevent Megafires. Why Won’t Anybody Listen?
Source: This is Not Fine
I was preparing story about the moon, moon measuring time and about muvekita and moon clock tower in Sarajevo and find a story about magical race which still exits. This story is written in the way I like so I want to share with you. Treasure is not always about gold and money; it is […]The Whole History of the Tuatha de Danann — Damir na divanu
Blaming a South Dakota rally but giving protesters a Covid pass.
Source: The Sturgis Statistical Misfire
Among a political class of overreactors, the president resisted panic.
Source: Did Trump Downplay Covid Enough?
(Don Boudreaux) Tweet In the first essay for my on-line debate at Pairagraph with Branko Milanović, I argue that the frequently heard claim that the American middle class has for decades been economically stagnating is false . Here’s my opening paragraph: I’m a time traveler from the 1970s.
Civis Americanus: Some of my Democratic friends have asked me how I can possibly consider voting for Donald Trump in light of his vulgar comments about women and his alleged disrespect for fallen American soldiers. The answer is that the election is not about Donald Trump or Joe Biden; it is about the future of the United States.
Traditionally, Americans have looked for an “October Surprise,” which is some sensational—we now call them “bombshells”—story about whichever presidential candidate the media disfavors. Circa 2020, the media are the propaganda arm of the D/S/C party, and “bombshells” are exploding virtually daily, always against President Trump, and always amounting to less than popcorn farts. Professor Jacobson […]Trump: A Fake But Accurate Popcorn Fart — Stately McDaniel Manor
I’m at City of Hope, and I’ve just received my big dose of chemo to kill off my bone marrow. Tomorrow, I get the stem cells that were harvested from me put back in.
The idea here is to kill off the cancer in my bone marrow without killing me off, and then grow a new set of bone marrow from the stem cells.
My doctor thinks he’s actually cured a couple of patients, rather than merely extending the time until they relapse.
I won’t mind if it turns out I’m number three. Or even four.