Daily Archives: June 1, 2021

I Love The New York Times! (6-1-21)

00:00 What does it mean when you don’t like the New York Times? 07:00 How Do Animals Safely Cross a Highway? Take a Look., https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2021/05/31/climate/wildlife-crossings-animals.html 10:00 Ethan Ralph vs Anthony Fauci 17:00 Lionel Nation makes fun of e-streams 25:00 How … Continue reading

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Disunited Nations: The Scramble for Power in an Ungoverned World

Peter Zeihan writes in this 2020 book: From a geopolitical point of view, nationalism’s defining characteristic is its capacity to better harness national power. Medieval feudalism splits capacity among the royals, the nobles, and the peasantry, with loyalty within and … Continue reading

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Dominic Cummings

From the New York Review of Books: “Cummings, while individually odd, is in many ways a familiar political archetype. The annals of politics are replete with advisers who seemed to be impregnable and uniquely insightful until, just like that, they … Continue reading

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