Martin van Creveld looks at the infamous women of history

Well Behaved Women Seldom Make History

Summary: After all the serious and depressing posts of late, here is some light history about forgotten famous women in history. We have heard about the many wonderful women in history. Here are some of the less wonderful. They are antidotes to the belief that women are more moral than men, and reminders that men … Continue reading Martin van Creveld looks at the infamous women of history

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The Left helps bring us Weimerica, a prelude to big changes

Left Wing politics

Summary: The Left is working to profoundly change American society. Their program is politically suicidal. It tells us much about modern America. About Weimerica. It suggests that large changes lie ahead. A later post will describe how the Right is also pushing us on the path blazed by the Weimar Republic. After decades of slow … Continue reading The Left helps bring us Weimerica, a prelude to big changes

Experts look at the future of sexbots and society, but can’t see it

Realbotix - head of a sexbot

Summary: Sexbots have hit the a milestone, with a serious think tank report exploring the state of the art and what we can expect to come next. It is fun in a pear-clutching kind of way. Despite the long report, experts refuse to consider their potential impacts. We still cannot begin to see how radically … Continue reading Experts look at the future of sexbots and society, but can’t see it