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Month: February 2019

Minor notes

I just saw the news that the Colorado Rockies have agreed to long-term contract with Nolan Arenado. For some reason, I felt like that was good news and I smiled. It know it is just bread and circuses, but he is a great...

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Is that a fact?

Think of certain things you know for a fact.   Then ask how did you learn this fact?   Was it because people in authority told you, over and over, that it is a fact and you ultimately acquiesced to their declaration?   Or do you...

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Bluecarp on Twitter

"Just because they had 'socialist' in their name doesn't mean the Nazis were socialist!"

Okay, why do you think the Affordable Care Act makes healthcare more affordable?

"Duh, it's right there in the title."

The whole notion of “a curve” (that goes up and then down), implies there’s some sort of herd immunity at work.

Whether you like it or not, the strategy of flattening the curve was based on an assumption that the population would achieve some degree of immunity from reinfection.

Most Facebook "fact checks" are not fact checks at all. They acknowledge the stated fact is accurate, but then argue that the conclusion one might draw from that fact should be different than the conclusion the poster is drawing by implication.

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