Evolving Thoughts

Evolution, culture, philosophy and chocolate! John Wilkins' continuing struggle to come to terms with impermanence... "Humanus sum, nihil humanum a me alienum puto" - Terence

Saturday, September 03, 2005

Some more about Katrina

Mike Dunford puts a bit of balance into the issue by noting that not merely the Republicans (but surely they!) but also all politicians and scientists share the blame for failing to assert the priority of reality over politics. And he is right.

Fortunately philosophers are exempt from the strictures of reality. But it's no joke. If we ignore science, people die.