Tag: 2020

TFS 29 – Spiders, Swaters, and Genes

Stuff 1) Perfumed Sweaters 2) The Merits of Spiders 3) Are scientists better than laymen at assessing topics outside their areas of expertise 4) Semi Musical Prattle 5) The stigma of early 20th century eugenics keeps us from analysing genetic vulnerabilities to disease 6)…

The 20’s, The Many Evils of Beans, and Soleimani

It’s the 20’s again! Meaning it’s no longer hipstery to wear fanciful hats. Where’s my flatcap? The Pythagoreans thought consuming beans an evil. I think this idea of sin and many ideas of sin in general, as well as the whole drive to mysticism…