Are the Coronavirus Lockdowns Chinese Information Warfare?

One of the reasons why it was easy to overreact to the Chinese coronavirus was because China was taking it…

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Ma’at: Ancient Egyptian Goddess of Truth and Cosmic Order

Ancient man seems hopelessly backward by the standards of our modern sensibilities. We feel comfortably superior in comparison to his…

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Decisive Battles: The Battle of Saratoga (1777)

The fighting around the woods is furious. The rifleman well knows the reputation of the redcoats, who had brought the…

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Health Benefits and Disadvantages of A Vegan Diet

This is a collaborative post from Vegan Liftz. I have been compensated to post it. I personally am not on…

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Announcing Lives of the Luminaries

After reading Quintus Curtius’ Digest, I was inspired. After seeing the complete failure of our “leadership” in response to the…

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Quintus Curtius’ Digest: Review

“It is easy to make a eunuch out of a man, but it is impossible to make a man out…

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The 2020 Forecast – Episode 5: Fortune Frowns

Ancient people had deep respect for the will of fortune and Homer’s “strong force of fate.” These, they said, were…

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Decisive Battles: The Battle of Normandy (1944)

His heart pounds in his chest so furiously he thinks it may explode. Though the very air above him hisses…

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Louis Pasteur Invents the Rabies Vaccine and Breaks Through an Ossified Orthodoxy

Despite its aspirational pretensions, science is an enterprise just as subject to orthodoxy, hierarchy, social desirability bias, and ass-covering as…

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