I came across this ridiculous essay by some local jackass in response to the theme of this year’s Edge.org dinner, “A New Age of Wonder.” It seems Mr. Dreher would like to remind us that we’re all wretches and would be much better off remaining as ignorant as we can, fearing technology and trusting in [...]

Tyson, WTF?

So today The Exterminator sent out a link to us in the herd to an op-ed piece by Neil DeGrasse Tyson in the NYT. In case you don’t know, Neil is the Director of the Hayden Planetarium, host of Nova and rather charismatic and outspoken proponent on advancing science education and perhaps more importantly, instilling [...]