Jun 29, 2022
[This is one of the finalists in the 2022 book review contest. It’s not by me - it’s by an ACX reader who will remain anonymous until after voting is done, to prevent their identity from influencing...
Jun 28, 2022
Last month I discussed the platforms of twenty-six candidates for California governor. One candidate, author and activist Michael Shellenberger, objected to my characterization of him, so I read his book San Fransicko to learn more and decide whether I owed...
Jun 18, 2022
[This is one of the finalists in the 2022 book review contest. It’s not by me - it’s by an ACX reader who will remain anonymous until after voting is done, to prevent their identity from influencing your decisions. I’ll be posting about...
Jun 16, 2022
I'm trying to build up a database of mental health resources on my other website, Lorien Psychiatry. Every time I post something, people here have made good comments, so I want to try using you all as peer review.
Please give me comments on typos, places where...
Jun 14, 2022
It’s been a while since we’ve done one of these, hopefully no major new crises started while we were . . . oh. Darn.
Metaculus predicts 17000 cases and 400 deaths from monkeypox this year. But as usual, it’s all about...