Assorted Ideas, Large & Small Michael Pollan on psychedelic mushrooms, “Only a few days ago, millions of Americans probably had never heard of psilocybin, the active agent in psychedelic mushrooms, but thanks […]
So, you thought all hippies did was smoke pot, drop acid, rock and make out… You’re in for a surprise. Here’s how hippies saved physics from a weapon of war to one […]
Sixties, the dark years… What do you think about when you think of the 1960s? Hippies? Advances in Civil Rights? The Vietnam War? I looked at the dark years, starting with 1965, […]
Bill Gates Dilemma –In 1996, Bill Gates: The Road Ahead was published, popularizing the question: “Where do you want to go today? Would he ask the same question in 2019?
The old days are calling… it wasn’t, and still isn’t, necessary to go back very far to find radical contrasts.