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Monthly Archives: June 2015

THE ETHICS OF DEBATING

THE ETHICS OF DEBATING. You can attack what a person *said* or what the person *meant*. The former is more sensational. The mark of a charlatan (say the journalist Sam Harris) is to defend his position or attack a critic by focusing on *some* of his/her specific statement (“look at what he said”) rather than […]

It is easy to be politically correct under no skin-in-the game…

Skin in the game: It is easy to be politically correct under no skin-in-the game, when it represents no personal risk, or doesn’t harm one’s profits. U.K. universities’ largest donor is Saudi Arabia (where women can’t drive and bloggers are whipped and jailed). They gladly take the money –unconditionally. But the administration of UCL takes […]

UK “bien pensants” moblynch a scientist for idiotic remarks…

UK “bien pensants” moblynch a scientist for idiotic remarks but try to be “understanding” with ISIS sympathisers who favor the complete enslavement of women (as well as, of course, the beheading of UK “bien pensants” like them). Hypocrites and cowards. Source: Facebook

The firing of British Nobel scientist confirms that it is not possible to…

The firing of British Nobel scientist confirms that it is not possible to have an opinion if you earn a salary. Bring the artisan back. — PS A world of hypocrites: they buy oil from Saudi Arabia yet mob-lynch a poor defenseless idiot (wirh Nobel) for chauvinist remarks. Hypocrites and cowards. Source: Facebook

Self driving cars are also self driving cameras bringing us closer to ubiquitous surveillance

Self driving cars are also self driving cameras bringing us closer to ubiquitous surveillance. — Under ubiquitous surveillance, it is not just the state watching people, but also people watching the state, and, worse: people watching people. Source: Facebook