Finland just took a turn for the darker. The populist Finns Party chose Mr. Jussi Halla-aho to be its new leader. A man who is a scary combination of analytical mind, lack of empathy, and stark bigotry. Continue reading
You have probably heard of Dunbar’s number. It’s all about the size of our brain and our relationship groups. To be exact, it’s about the size of our neocortex relative to the rest of our brain. Continue reading
We keep hearing that “social media was enraged” or “social media went crazy”. Social media gets people fired, casts them off TV shows, has big corporations scrambling. There are no extinguishers at hand when the mob is on fire. Continue reading
Reality shows tend to take unexpected turns. The TRUMPs storyline just turned upside down. As you know, DonaldT has been all for focusing on national affairs. Suddenly, there he was, attacking Syrians. Continue reading
It’s a never-ending story. The TRUMPs show continues to amaze. Breitbart News and yours truly were just given an exclusive interview with DonaldT. This is just as true as DonaldT’s wiretapping allegations are. Continue reading
Donald Trump’s latest press conference was a brilliant lesson in populism. He had the media totally confused. They didn’t even notice how they were played, and ended up as the villains.
I decided to look at the conference from the perspective of a Trump supporter. First I had to forget the mannerisms and the rambling, because a Trump supporter would. Continue reading
I have read about it, I have seen it in documentaries and movies, but I never thought I would one day be sitting in the midst of it. I am not talking about war, and the destruction it brings. I am talking about an everyday variety of Continue reading