Optimism — one of Superman’s often-overlooked superpowers.
16th century anti-papal political meme by Lucas Cranach the Elder: German peasants farting at the pope (1545). The whole fake news phenomenon is big and complicated and covers everything from the advent of social media, […]
Whether we like it or not, Algorithmic Intelligence is here to stay, and genuine Artificial Intelligence, even though not related, is probably coming at some point in the future. Just like genetic modification of food […]
The Atlantic’s Photos of the Week are a perpetually shocking reminder to me that it’s a great big world after all, and not just a human one, and that the nightly dramas being played on […]
I often find myself in the position of being an apologist for Japan. I don’t want to be, but a conjuncture of factors often compels it. For one, after so much time there, I have […]
Part 1 of my occult mystery, FEAST OF SHADOWS, is immediately available for pre-order. The book will be released in 30 days, on July 19th. It’s safe to say there’s nothing like it on the […]
The work of Polish artist and graphic designer Igor Morski, who uses his art to comment on the state of Western society and the world, is a kind of mix of surrealist painting and editorial […]