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The Artifice of Intelligence

Ever wonder why it’s called Artificial Intelligence?


Temple Grandin believes “neurodivergents” can remedy how our culture got to be so “talky.” I’m curious how many will take her seriously.


A few words this morning regarding some forgotten words by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Enjoying the Higher Literacy

Here’s why Bono seems to be enjoying the higher literacy.

Avoiding The Higher Illiteracy

U2 lead singer Bono once joked, “We started a rock band to avoid college.” No joke. It gave Bono an advantage that few who go to college enjoy.

The Second Day of Christmas

The Second Day of Christmas can remind us of what some of us have forgotten.


How in heaven’s name could a supernova result in the church being one?

E Unum Pluribus?

That’s a fitting question for the Advent season.

A Third Pod

It turns out C. S. Lewis and Iain McGilchrist are peas in a third pod. This one tells us why some of us often feel suffocated.

Yet Another Pod

Last week we imagined C. S. Lewis and Iain McGilchrist as two peas in a pod. Turns out they share yet another pod, one we could call “the Other.”