Unnatural Selection

| September 29, 2009

I hear, lately, of people saying they will refuse to get immunized for H1N1 when the vaccine soon becomes available, either out of some sort of concern about the safety of the vaccine or — get this — because vaccinations are some sort of Government Plot™. Allow me to opine: those people are idiots. Even […]

Quick Book Review

| April 29, 2009

The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress, by Robert A. Heinlein, 1966. Quick review: I lately find myself wishing for an advantageous locale, vis-a-vis Earth’s gravity well. 5 stars. Spurred by references to Simon Jester that popped up around the recent Tea Parties, I took it upon myself to dig out my ancient copy of Heinlein’s […]