©2020 C. Henry Martens We are a long way from true artificial intelligence… But it may actualize, and perhaps fairly soon. Of course, no one can really predict the small stumbling block that may present an insurmountable obstacle to general… Read moreDoes Artificial Intelligence Deserve Rights?
©2020 Dayna Zan McGuire Yildirim I am going to present a simple 5-step process for how to cancel other people today. In fact, you’ll find that this technique is so reliable and powerful, that it can also work for cancelling… Read moreGuest Post: How to Cancel People
©2020 C. Henry Martens Human beings look for patterns. We recognize correlations. We are designed by evolution to watch the tall grasses waving in the breeze and see the anomaly as a predator disturbs the mosaic. We see, we notice… Read moreConspiracy, Fact or Fiction?
©2019 Molly Carter Patriarchal societies in which women had less, little, or no power/autonomy seem to be the norm throughout history. Why was this so prevalent? What are some matriarchal societies and how did they differ from the patriarchal ones?… Read moreGuest Post: The Natural Development of Patriarchal Societies
©2018 Kari Carlisle Over drinks at a party I attended a few weeks ago, the topic of discussion turned to Facebook. Specifically, the topic was Facebook’s policy and process regarding “hate speech.” I don’t deny that hate speech… Read moreThe Erosion of Our Freedom of Speech
©2017 C. Henry Martens Well… as I am writing this another man has been accused of abusing women sexually. I am not writing this to make excuses for men. Far from it, I recognize how male behavior can be… Read moreGender and Sexual Misconduct – #metoo
©2017 C. Henry Martens Regardless of one’s political leanings, we all have our pet peeves about how the “system” works, don’t we? If you could wave your magic wand and add a few laws to the books, wouldn’t you? Here… Read moreFantasy Laws
©2017 Kari Carlisle Wash: I’m a leaf on the wind. Mal: What does that mean? In a mildly humorous exchange during a tense moment in the movie, Serenity, Malcomb does not receive a response. Wash’s existential statement has… Read moreA Leaf on the Wind – What Does That Mean?
©2017 C. Henry Martens I spend a lot of time and energy begging people to be indecisive. That may sound strange, but in our rushed society I find it far too easy to rush to conclusions. People get… Read moreSmart People are Indecisive
©2017 C. Henry Martens As a group of recruits, this one had not seemed exceptional, but the test was reaching the third hour. Someone had always bailed by now, so the money in the office pool was getting bigger odds… Read moreShort Story: Testing 1..2..3..