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Did We Just Witness The Last Great Black Friday Celebration Of...

Americans are going to spend more than 600 billion dollars this Christmas season, and on Friday we got to see our fellow citizens fight...

Censoring “Electrocoal”, Violating Democracy

“Scientific American” Censors “Electrocoal”, Violating Free Speech, the Status of the Internet as Public Utility, And, More Generally, Democracy: President Obama declared last week that the Internet...

Is Philosophy The New Science?

A provocative title, assuredly, while science is everywhere, and philosophy, in appearance, some will say, nowhere. But actually our world owes even more to...

Against Literature, Yet For Modiano

So Patrick Modiano got the Nobel Prize in literature, the 15th French to be so honored (Sartre declined it). Was it about France? Living...

Virtue Ethics Devalued

Virtue ethics consists into worshipping abstractly defined virtues: wisdom, prudence, courage, temperance, justice, happiness (Eudaimonia). I will explain why this is erroneous. Virtue ethics was founded...

The Era Of Widespread Biometric Indentification And Microchip Implants Is Here

Are you ready to have your veins scanned every time you use your bank account? Are you ready to use a "digital tattoo" or...

30 Stats to show that the Middle Class is being Destroyed

The 30 statistics that you are about to read prove beyond a shadow of a doubt that the middle class in America is being...

Why so much anger in Ferguson? 10 facts about the Economic...

When people feel like they don't have anything else to lose, they are likely to do just about anything. Many in the mainstream media...

War Can Be Good. Never So Political Correctness.

War can be many things. Kepler declared, his 30 year “war on Mars”. He won: Mars followed an ellipse, not a circle. That war can...

If This Keeps Up, They Will Have To Start Putting Armed...

The basic necessities in life just keep getting more expensive. On Tuesday, Hershey announced that the price of all of their chocolate bars is...