We’ve been searching all day, but there’s no news we can blog about. Even the creationist websites are ghastly. As we’ve remarked before, this is actually good news, because they aren’t doing anything that gets them any publicity — but it’s not good for blogging about them.
At this point, it’s like they’re trying to sell the 500th sequel to an old fantasy story, but nobody cares. Would you be interested in watching the show if Batman didn’t have anything to do but write tickets for overtime parking? That’s what it’s like when we visit the Discoveroids and the other outfits.
So for today, it’s up to us to entertain ourselves. Therefore, we’re declaring another Intellectual Free-Fire Zone. As with all our free-fire zones, we’re open for the discussion of pretty much anything — science, politics, economics, whatever — as long as it’s tasteful and interesting. Banter, babble, bicker, bluster, blubber, blather, blab, blurt, burble, boast — say what you will. But avoid flame-wars and beware of the profanity filters.
Hey, for something to get you started, look at this at PhysOrg: Why universal basic income costs far less than you think. Let’s see if you can figure out why it’s incredibly goofy.
Okay, we now throw open the comments to you, dear reader. Have at it.
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