* I am old enough to remember when the pipe-bomb exploded during the 1996 Atlanta Olympics. I was...Read More
Category: Popular culture
Yesterday, I lightheartedly1 tweeted that no matter who dies in the last episode of Game of Thrones, the only happy ending possible is no centralized authority and a completely free market. A statephile mockingly replied that...Read More
According to a story in Business Insider [Republican] Sen. Josh Hawley of Missouri plans to introduce a bill that would ban loot boxes — a random collection of items that players can buy in a game — and other types of...Read More
–No, internet, the Night King isn’t coming back. At the moment of death, his spirit did not...Read More
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.