WE’RE BACK after six weeks away, just in time to wish everyone a happy holiday season. As the world fixates on Phil Robertson, we discuss the growing “holographic universe” meme, Google’s robot army and back-channel foreign policy, H1N1 deaths in Texas, and the US plan to put the Vatican in charge of East Jerusalem.
WE LOVE technology, but we’d be naive not to recognize how it’s being used against us. For example, Apple filed a patent application in August for a phone that monitors… Read more »
WELCOME TO 2011! Time may be shorter than we think: a number of Christians, following the lead of a radio host, are convinced that Judgment Day is scheduled for May… Read more »
STUDIES SUGGEST that lucid dreams where we control the action are on the rise. Are we actually dreaming more vividly more often, or are researchers just taking note more often? … Read more »
NO MATTER what they call it — “public option”, “consumer option”, socialism, fascism — the end will be the same: more control in fewer hands. It’s been coming for two thousand years, but we know who wins in the end.