Lying about Tax Cuts
Does cutting taxes reduce the burden of government on the people? Let's ask Granny.
Al Gore and the Internet
Do simple ideas trump complex ideas in the media? An overview of Al Gore's invention of the Internet.
Gay Marriage, Traditional Marriage, and Musical Theater
Understanding the opposition to gay marriage with a little help from "Fiddler on the Roof."
Screensavers Considered Harmful
Screen savers don't save your screen. They actually shorten the lifetime of your screen, and waste power to boot. In most cases, you'd do better to disable the screen saver and tell your computer to just power down the display instead.
Explaining Orbits with Square Planets
A basic physics lesson that takes a novel approach to explaining how satellites stay up.
A Partial History of Computer Conferencing in Ann Arbor
Recollections of some early on-line communities
Do I Believe God Exists?
Thoughts on the question of God.
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