Mass Shootings and Gun Culture

The largest source of gun violence in the U.S. are the police. 

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Some Thoughts on the Anthropocene

Anthropocene. Plastic as fecal. Capitalism's soothsayers. Ocean death. Cancer Air. Methane acceleration. Earth is dying and nobody gives a shit. People maintain that climate change can be stopped. "It's getting better," they insist. "Soon we'll have electric cars, batteries that last for ages, clean wind power and biodegradable plastic!" Watch their enthusiasm. They really do …

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Something from Nothing

Procrastination. Idealism. Nihilism.   I recently listened to this talk on procrastination. The speaker, Tim Pychyl, has a book on the topic with pretty high reviews. Two things stood out to me. First, his point about death and bereavement. Second, procrastination as a habit of negative reinforcement. This helped me formulate some ideas I've had for …

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