Blame Canada for… Part 3: Why?

I’ve spoken a lot about why Canada should be blamed for a surprising amount of what’s wrong with the world today.

I could continue ad infinitum, explaining all the ways that Canada has contributed to the state the world is in. But rather than do that, I’d like to try to answer a more fundamental question: Why? Why is Canada the source of so many of the word of the world?

Continue reading “Blame Canada for… Part 3: Why?”

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The Abolition of Man by Machine

Disclaimer: I am absolutely and 100% certain that someone in the Rationalist or LW or NRx community has already made this connection. Probably multiple pieces have been written on this. I don’t care, I’ve never read them, and I’m not googling for them. If someone wants to link the (almost certainly better and more thorough) pieces that talk about this in the comments, feel free.

LALALA I CAN’T HEAR OR SEE ANYONE ELSE’S TAKE ON THIS!

In 1943 C.S. Lewis published a book called The Abolition of Man. You all need to read it if you haven’t already. It’s short, but really, really worth it.

Come back once you’ve read it. Continue reading “The Abolition of Man by Machine”