I just read Stephen Grosz’s The Examined Life: How We Lose Ourselves and Find Ourselves. It’s a series of essays by a practicing psychotherapist about some of his observations about human nature. In his discussion of one patient’s experiences, Grosz observes, “There are various ways to circumvent depressed, anxious feelings… It’s not uncommon to use […]
The post doesn’t say much, but it’s nice for this lovely anole to get the attention it deserves! If you search for photos of A. lividus online, there aren’t all that many. Several more nice ones have appeared previously on AA, such as this one: and here’s one from Calphoto: If you want to read more on […]
Was New York Shut Down by Safety Spuds? How’s the discourse, by-products and trade-offs! On 26th January 2015, The US National Weather Service (NWS) predicted that a “potentially historic blizzard”, possibly “the worst ever”, would strike the north eastern states. New York reacted by shutting down their subway system and declaring a travel ban […]
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I’ve been doing quite a lot of reading about the failures of young earth creationist attempts at doing geology. Many people have come before me, tearing this nonsense down bit-by-bit....
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