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A Note on Laws: Oppression and Cohesion

The hammer
Laws can hold society together. When they become oppressive they can break it apart. Humans have a natural inclination to gather. Gathering means that disputes will happen. Disputes mean that laws get created so that people can live together in harmony. Then some people seek for power and control while others get lazy and complacent. Laws become more frequent, more intrusive, less useful and less ...
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Rights and Consequences: The Right to Fail

There is wisdom in the trial and strength in the failure
Failure can make you wise and strong I was thinking about consequences today on the long ride home from a road trip. I was thinking about a fellow I know who spent a great deal of his life smoking marijuana. He liked it, and wanted to do it, so he did. He married, owned a small business or two but never quite succeeded to the level his family thought he could. His father thought he could do better...
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Why care what the heck is a species anyway? 

The Alt Fox
I understand that you may not give much thought to what constitutes a species or how something is considered a different species from something else. There has been a long standing definition but recently some people are trying to change that. As you can well imagine their change isn't to further define and narrow the parameters to be more exact but, as always seems to be the case with the changin...
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