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Balance, the Answer To (almost) Every Question

(WARNING! CONTAINS OPINIONS! MAY NOT BE UNIVERSALLY ACCEPTED!)

We nerds would say that the answer to life, the universe, and everything is 42. Thank you HG2G. 569 more words

Personal Reflections

On perspective: or Orwell, Afganistan and anarchy

The other night I watched “Lone Survivor” (2013), where Mark Wahlberg plays Marcus Luttrell, a US Navy SEAL out to capture Taliban leader Ahmad Shah. 803 more words

Strictly Fishwrap

Something fishy is going on at The Economist. The rest of the magazine still features economics, but the United States section increasingly reads like talking points from the White House. 208 more words

Media

Important observations on (lack of) diversity and boundary policing in philosophy

From Eric Schliesser and Bryce Huebner.

Eric:

Blacks make up just 1.32 percent of the total number of people professionally affiliated (as grad students or faculty) with U.S.

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Bias

Black and White

I was born in a hospital in Detroit and I’ve lived in its suburbsĀ for most of my life. Although I love it here, there’s a dark thread running through the fabric of the area. 560 more words

Life