Ghosts of the Past, Present and Future

This first one is from my son. Lists of Note has posted 20 predictions, for the year 2000, made back in 1949 by one of my favorite authors: Heinlein’s Predictions. As you can probably guess, it proves how near to impossible it is to predict the future. Oddly enough, he did much better when it…

Louis CK: Being White (via Metousiosis)

This guy is so good! But I couldn’t help being reminded of how it was to grow up, super-light skinned, with green eyes and curly blond hair, in all Black neighborhoods… Because it’s Friday… The extraordinary Louis CK speaking the unfortunate truth. NSFW. … via Metousiosis And when he was talking about the future, I couldn’t…