Monthly Archives: February 2018

The Nation of Islam, or How Fake News Snowball

Today is a very special holiday for the Nation of Islam. They call it Savior’s Day. It commemorates the birth of its founder, Master Wallace Fard Muhammad, whom they believe to be an incarnation of Allah and the last prophet, … Continue reading

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Two Things I Love About Black Panther

I watched the movie Black Panther last night. Relished every moment of the movie. I won’t give away details. I’ll only discuss two things I loved about Wakandan culture. Afro-punk The superhero was created (by white men) prior to the … Continue reading

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Review of Why Buddhism is True

The following is, in part, a book review of Why Buddhism is True: The Science and Philosophy of Meditation and Enlightenment, by Robert Wright. It’s also an Epicurean evaluation of its claims. Many books have come out in recent years proposing … Continue reading

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Happy Val!

We recently stumbled upon the essay Epicureanism and Friends with Benefits. It seems appropriate for Valentine’s Day. Pleasant reading!

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