Hurricane Harvey, Houston & Climate-Change Denialism

Listening to the pollyanna prophecies of “Transhumanist” soothsayers like Ray Kurzweil, you’d think that we’re protected from Hurricane Harvey and extreme weather. You’d think we’re 100% assured of defeating Global Warming. No worries, be happy! The omnipotent god of technology…

Why (Mortalist) Love Fails

“Love can do all but raise the dead,” the American poet Emily Dickinson tells us. Alas, raising the dead is exactly what we demand of it. Falling in love is a common mode of immortality-seeking. Falling in love is resurrection…

Why Aubrey de Grey is Dead Wrong

Pseudo-Immortalism’s so-called “leaders” have got it all wrong. Ray Kurzweil is one of their stars. Aubrey de Grey is another. Mr. de Grey claims that the public is in an “pro-aging trance.” Tell this to the multi-billion-dollar cosmetics, plastic surgery,…