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Yours truly logged into WordPress today to find that the usual blue banner at the top of his Reader had undergone a colourful change:
This puzzled me for a moment, until I read the news and realized what this was obviously about: the staff of WordPress are attempting to show enthusiasm for their favourite My Little Pony character, Rainbow Dash.
I’ve been reading Roger Scruton’s book, The Soul of the World, which philosophically takes aim at reductionist accounts of human nature – stuff like attempts to explain human action entirely in the terms of neuroscience, Darwinian evolution, etc. 1,042 more words
My long, rambling posts on Final Fantasy IX turned out to be more popular than I expected. It turns out that there is indeed an audience which appreciates splicing the cosmological argument alongside discussions of game mechanics. 82 more words