Was Karl Marx alienated because he suffered from hidradenitis suppurativa? Continue reading Marx: A Pain in the ***?
I’m an ambling armadillo who needs a cup of coffee. What are you? Continue reading Testing your Reaction Time
Phil Chapman presents evidence that we’re headed for global cooling—something that’s already happened over the past year—with a nontrivial possibility of another ice age. As he observes, significant cooling could be catastrophic. I’ve wondered why the global warming crowd is so convinced (a) that global warming is occurring now and will continue, (b) that human activity is its chief cause, and (c) that global warming … Continue reading Another Ice Age?
The New York Times writes about the virtues of push-ups: Based on national averages, a 40-year-old woman should be able to do 16 push-ups and a man the same age should be able to do 27. By the age of 60, those numbers drop to 17 for men and 6 for women. Those numbers are just slightly less than what is required of Army soldiers … Continue reading “Give Me 50!”