Notice of Absence

Due to extenuating personal issues and declining mental health I’ll be taking a hiatus from writing for this site until such a time that I feel emotionally and mentally up to the task. Take care and hope to talk soon.

Patreon Update for 9/3/17

Patreon Update(s)/ Introduction August was my birthday month and I actually ended up taking a bunch of days off to celebrate that. Now, what I meant to do what say that explicitly and let y’all know what was going on…but I kind of didn’t…oops. It was a mixture of forgetting, wondering if it was really…

Autopilot, by Andrew Smart (Chapters 8 & 9)

After some delays, here it is, the last two chapters of Autopilot. And gosh if they aren’t disappointing. Let’s start from the top. Chapter 8: Six Stigma as Seizure I don’t even have any notes on this chapter besides, “Still not really on topic and the analogy is largely vacuous and suspect in general.” but…

Charlottesville

I was going to write about Autopilot and finish my chapter by chapter review of it, but it seems irresponsible now. Now that protesters have not only been injured but killed by white supremacists. A full-on hateful mob with tiki torches and Nazis salutes at night and mowing down counter-protesters during the day. The paradox…