philosophy

Jun
09
Scapegoats, Royalty, and a Summary of the Series So Far

Scapegoats, Royalty, and a Summary of the Series So Far

We apparently need a scapegoat on whom to blame 'the bad stuff', whether or not there is one single entity at fault for what ails us. Does the devil have goat's feet by coincidence?
8 min read
Dec
31
Do Look Up: Dr. Lilly and the SSI

Do Look Up: Dr. Lilly and the SSI

Lilly closed the toilet door and locked it hurriedly from the inside. He knew there was no time to lose. He took out his syringe, already prepared with a dose of ketamine, slapped his arm until a vein became visible, and injected himself quickly and expertly.
8 min read
Oct
22
Making Sense of Dark Forces

Making Sense of Dark Forces

Part two of 'The Solid State Entity, or the real reason why we can't have nice things.'
4 min read