Will Carroll’s Rndm Crap: Soshlsprts

willcarroll: The Daily launches tomorrow, promising a big rush of media hype and a new hope that people will support quality journalism. The thing is, while I’m curious about The Daily, I’m not too interested in another newspaper. Once a day content, even if it looks like the newspapers in Harry Potter, seems… Will Carroll's …

Being mega rich is wrong. Why Ayn Rand must be rejected.

1% of the world population owns 40% of the wealth. One percent! I find this to be morally bankrupt.  I am not a communist, a leveller or someone who supports the destruction of the motivation of wealth but I am concerned about the disparity of wealth globally.  As members of the human race, we cannot …

Rob Neyer – I love you man! Thanking your Mentors

Do you have writers that you read everyday?  Do you feel as though they will be there no matter what?  That’s how I feel about Rob Neyer.  Rob Neyer has covered baseball as part of ESPN.com baseball section for as long as I have read about baseball on the Internet.  Today he has announced that …

Egypt – Why you should care about what’s happening.

Do you watch popular nightly news? You shouldn’t!  They don’t cover anything that is of any sort of long term importance.  What’s happening in Tunisia and Egypt will have major ramification for Americans…just not in 15 minutes.  Everything in our world is changing at a pace we can’t fathom.  What once was important changes faster …