Did you know that pink used to be for boys? And blue for girls? Towards the beginning of the 19th century, pastel colors began to be marketed towards the different sexes. Prior to this time, colors were thought to be gender neutral, with young children being dressed in white dresses until the age of six...
How to Star-Man | Arguing from Compassion | Center for Inquiry
For example, that universal basic income (UBI) could ameliorate the loss of jobs due to automation, a straw man would be, “So you want people to sit at home all day and collect free money?” Recently, the term has become a cudgel in the culture wars.
The Rise of the Shaman Bro (and his eventual demise) — Asleep Thinking
If you go to a sceney party these days in New York City, you will encounter guys – grown adult men - who dress like wizards. They wear colorful capes and tunics and crystals. They are surrounded by beautiful women who pulsate about as a DJ pumps trance music set to a tribal African chant. I realiz
Their strategy is simple. When a naïve soul has died, they greet it on the other side by proffering illusory welcomes into a fake heaven, populated with familiar religious figures and loved ones. When the soul has strayed into their trap, it is devoured.