Primates and or Morals
Freud and Religion
Read the Unintentional Empowerment Spiel, a fresh reconstruction and critique of Sigmund Freud on religion.
Of Dichotomies and Morals
A defense of veneer theory at the expense of Frans de Waal
Mirror Neurons - Where are Morals?
Recap of recent research identifying where moral faculty resides in the brain.
Ultimatum Game and de Waal
If we prove other primates have a concept of fairness, do they have morals?
Ravens, Primates, Morals (& de Waal)
Ravens are smart. Really smart. How smart? We just told you! Clearly smarter than you.
Game Theory, Meet Veneer Theory
Examining the economy of Frans de Waal's veneer theory vis-a-vis game theory.
Killing In The Name Of
People always said Dan Dreifort needed to pick his battles - what will they say now?
Who Would Jesus Bomb?
JC is coming back, and some think he's gonna be angry
Amicus Brief: Elk Grove v. Newdow
Mister Thorne and the pesky Pledge. Does it pull us apart - or keep us together?
A Rush to Judgement:
My Rush Concert Experience -by Bryan Gibson
Our Protest Songs Are Here
In dire times, Sleater-Kinney Rocks! -by Josh Frank
How can you have diabetes and not be a diabetic?!
Female Castration Will End Prostitution
But might piss off a few whores
Mifepristone (RU-486): Myths and Truths
Christina Xenos examines the controversy
Touchy Subject of Abortion
Christina Glawson provides a counterpoint of sorts to the piece above
Memory Foam Mattress
The history of the memory foam mattress and its... um, well, that's about it.
Survivors - from Boom to Bust
Who are the true survivors of the dot-com bust? More importantly, who are the victims? Sarah Town knows.
Life, Liberty and a Mocha Latté
It's 02-02-02 The WEF hits NYC, but don't worry... you can still have your coffee
What Economic Slowdown?
Winfield Patterson heard the rumors too. A near-striking peek at the reality of the bear.
The Road to Hell
How the best intentions have enslaved the middle class and impoverished the political debate -by Winfield Patterson
What's Wrong With a "Targeted Tax Cut"?
Nothing, if you don't mind being a moving target -by Winfield Patterson