Ragged Clown

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Blog Archives

Nov
13
2021

What is Socialism?

Instead of asking “Should my country be socialist?”, we should ask “What’s the best way to solve this particular policy problem?”. Continue reading

Aug
9
2020

Naked in the Woods

I was 15 when all the kids in my neighbourhood snuck into Marten’s Grove to go skinny dipping. It was the first time I had ever seen so many girls my own age in the nude. Continue reading

Dec
27
2019

A Future Without Cars.

There is a day, just a few years in the future, when the tyranny of the motor car over our towns and cities will come to an end.  When my car is both electric and autonomous (not long to wait … Continue reading

Aug
4
2019

Travels with Epicurus

A charming meditation on the wonders of old age. I’d previously read Mr Klein’s wonderful little book of philosophy jokes — Plato and a Platypus Walk into a Bar — but didn’t realize until halfway through that it was by … Continue reading