Scientific Method

by baldilocks Gerard Vanderleun on science, mystery, vision, the worship of false gods and of the true One: It is a central tenet of our faith in science that the new will encompass the old in one endless and eternal conservation of sense and sensibility. In this cathedral we worship a database. We can see … Continue reading Scientific Method

A female lead comparison: Rogue One vs. Ghostbusters

Note: I just saw Rogue One last night, and this post will not contain any spoilers.  Go see the movie in theaters, it is awesome! When I heard a remake of Ghostbusters was coming out, I was intrigued.  I hadn't loved the original Ghostbusters, but it had been a good enough movie that a reboot … Continue reading A female lead comparison: Rogue One vs. Ghostbusters

What Facebook said to Newsbusters and What I heard

Trust but verify Ronald Reagan When I read this response from Mark Zukerberg to Brent Bozell's worries about Facebook labeling news as fake: I expressed grave concern with this decision and the liberal 'fact-checking' organizations Facebook has chosen. Mr. Zuckerberg assured me that his express aim is to eliminate only patently false news stories from Facebook. … Continue reading What Facebook said to Newsbusters and What I heard