Thanks for the birthday wishes. Here is what I wrote in 2010 about Challenger.
[Update a while later]
On the thirtieth anniversary, there were still lessons to be learned. In fact, many remain to be learned today, on the thirty-seventh.
Yes, it’s ridiculous that we can’t get affordable venison at restaurants or the grocery.
…has become a predator’s paradise.
The solution to this is to legalize prostitution, and re-outlaw streetwalking, and pimping. Like drug dealers, the pimps are empowered by the illegality.
What the Twitter files showed. An interesting history of content moderation.
…is a joke. And yes, the Clinton case remains the most egregious miscarriage of justice in this sort of thing.
Thoughts on how to end it.
How it became a nightmare.
I wanted to move to California ever since I was a kid in Michigan, and a few decades ago, I did. I still love the climate and the scenery, but the government, in both the coastal cities and Sacramento, is becoming more disastrous by the year.
Colorblindness isn’t racist.
The only people who believe that it is are lunatics.
…is abandoning the sinking Biden ship: “Klain’s resignation will mark a significant turnover in the Biden administration, which has remained mostly stable during its first two years. However, it’s likely the White House will begin seeing more departures in the coming months if Biden announces his reelection bid and aides move over to his campaign team.”