“Progressives” must reckon with it.
What’s surprising about this is that it was written by Jonathan Chait.
[Update Thursday afternoon]
It’s time for Kids Liberation Day.
A critique of Rogan, Malone, and the media.
I’ve been seeing this a lot on lefty twitter feeds (including people who are supposed to be professional scientists and science communicators). No, not everything is racism, and pointing out that some individuals are more susceptible to covid than others is not eugenics.
Scott Manley kicks off a Twitter thread.
I haven’t seen it, and have no plans to.
It won’t be pretty for the “elites.”
…was a pedophile? Technically, twelve years old isn’t necessarily pedophilia, if she’s reached menarche. Pedophilia is attraction to children who are pre-pubescent. This is more like a Roy Moore thing.
[Update a few minutes later]
This seems related. Epstein wasn’t wrong when he said “that criminalizing sex with teenage girls was a cultural aberration and that at times in history it was perfectly acceptable.” It was acceptable for almost all of human history. Young women generally married as teenagers. But I don’t think that actual pedophilia has ever been acceptable in most cultures.
A roundup of Sotomayor’s greatest hits.