Climate advocates assert that doubt is being manufactured by the skeptical community. This is error: skeptics are trying t confirm doubt people already have. The advocacy community must change strategy.
Ethan Crouch has been vilified as an example of the entitled rich kid by people who are not rich kids. By pegging him into a group, one exaggerates the douchebaggery of other groups and fails to identify the douchebaggery of one’s own.
It’s way tougher to coach yourself than to coach others.
Adam Smith’s the Theory of Moral Sentiments explains how sympathy drives a society. If one does not put oneself in the position of another, conflict will intensify
I try to control my life through logic. Still, my feelings will predominate in so many circumstances. The love and adoration I have for my wife. How I tolerate from my kids that which I would never tolerate otherwise. My love of the Oakland Raiders despite everything they’ve done to me the last decade. My… Continue reading Skydiving. Love, Hate, Blue Skies, Black Death