A sanguine Sunday.
It’s the start of Squirrel Week. Hold onto your hat.
Are Americans really worried about rising crime. Gallup says yes. Concerns about crime are at their highest level !!! (…since 2016.) In reality, their data show that crime worries are down significantly from 2001. But, you know, headlines. Also, those patterns of partisan reaction to crime are pretty interesting.
So what would happen if Russia and the US engaged in a broad nuclear exchange? The good news is, we wouldn’t have to worry about global warming anymore.
Constructor Theory. It’s a new way to think about physics and natural laws. Here’s an introduction.