July 17, 2006

Random Babble

This post is designed primarily to divert any commentary NOT directly relevant to WWIV (hi Piet).

It also provide an opportunity to pass on this beautifully formulated statistic:

"Human lifespans in developed countries have been increasing 15 seconds every minute for the past 125 years ..."

World War IV

This fanged Hyperstitional Megaconstruct revisited at the Corner, with a link to Norman Podhoretz's introductory essay on the subject.

Spreading this meme promotes escalation, so the stakes are obvious.