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The Art and Science of Our Differences

In the matter of comparing liberals and conservatives, science does not necessarily mean objective reality, nor does art mean subjective certainty. Procon.org summarized 20 scientific studies, providing comfort for your side, whatever it is. 451 more words


The obstinate Europeans

Although a lot of people in Britain are becoming increasingly exercised whether to remain in the EU or leave when they vote in the coming referendum — whenever it’s going to be.  224 more words

Ideas that add up #182

British artist Benjamin Haydon left a superb picture of these ‘old sweats’ when he saw them at Fontainebleau in 1814, wearing the correct uniform, ‘seamed with scars, elegant,’ 276 more words