In Brief: Making yourself happy is not best achieved by having true beliefs,
primarily because the contribution of true beliefs to material comfort is a
public good that you can free ride on, but the signaling benefits and happiness
Facebook is moving to curb internal debate around divisive political and social topics, Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said, after a spate of disputes and criticism that has fueled discord among staff.
Jennifer RMThe #ThirteenFourFire was renamed the #WallbridgeFire and appears to me to be headed towards #Forestville.
The #MyersFire north of #Jenner might be moving similarly.
Between their likely paths is #Cazadero #Guerneville and #DuncanMills.
Map data from firemap.sdsc.edupic.twitter.com/4iaujR7J9m
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Arlington, Va.—Captain Matthew Hight was on the verge of getting his license to pilot commercial vessels on the St. Lawrence Seaway and Lake Ontario, but the U.S. Coast Guard refused to let him proceed after a for-profit association concocted...
One could conclude that Republican party is, despite the conventional wisdom, the party that cares about those in need and puts its money where its mouth is. But the true picture is more complex, reflecting at best a real difference between the...
Jennifer RM@vgr@krrishd The "pitching in" thing is complicated. It isn't that blue tribe doesn't "give" as much... it might be that they vote for EVERYONE to give so many taxes (to the competent and benevolent government) that people can't afford to give to charity AFTER that?
The H1N1 “Spanish flu” outbreak of 1918–1919 was the most devastating pandemic on record, killing between 50 million and 100 million people. Should the next influenza pandemic prove equally virulent, there could be more than 300 ...
Jennifer RMThe thing to go for, I think, is a Public Health Gardens.
Plan for the long term, but plan to rotate locations ever year, between 3 or 5 or 7 places that spend most of the time fallow.
Also ways in tents. Always clean. For decades.