Read Part I. I’ll be away from the computer a large portion of today and will be slow in answering comments. Your health care will degrade Since the deficit will be almost impossibly high, taxes will not be able to … Continue Reading Obamacare Predictions: Part II
This is satire.1 Hi, I’m scientist Paul Ehrlich. You might remember me from such failed predictions as “Everybody’s Going to Die by 1984!” and “Tin to Become More Precious than Water!” Today, I’m going to foretell you another story of … Continue Reading Guest Post by Paul “Population Bomb” Ehrlich: Fight the Climate Skeptic Conspiracy!
Before Jerry Pournelle began writing science fiction; before, that is, he teamed with Larry Niven to write the classic Lucifer’s Hammer1, he was a political scientist. Pournelle was dissatisfied with the traditional Left-Right distinction. One variable describing such a complex … Continue Reading The Pournelle vs. Nolan Chart: Political Throwdown
Part I Part II If we thought the last topic was contentious, and it was, then I’m not sure how to class these items. Merely mentioning them will raise blood pressure to dangerous levels in some. Because of this, I … Continue Reading <em>Fads and Fallacies in the Social Sciences</em> by Steven Goldberg: Part III