3. Neopronouns: “however what does thon assume?” And today’s Ezra Marcus NYT piece on neopronouns is first-rate. Can I exploit “Tyler” as my neopronoun? Can I select to be pronounless?: “As an alternative of utilizing third particular person pronouns, a nullpronominal particular person is often referred to by title, or will be referred to with an epithet, or the sentence will be rephrased to omit pronouns, usually through the use of the passive voice.” I like that, ought to I put it on my Twitter profile?
4. Ezra Klein (NYT) has a very good take on the Biden administration, although I’d body the described truths in a fairly damaging method. I’d say that in essence they’re making choices primarily based on their very own sociology and sophistication and conformism, and likewise on the idea of what they assume (poorly knowledgeable) voters need, quite than specializing in scientific reasoning and making an attempt to see that by way of. And no matter issues economics might need, together with as a predictive instrument, one doesn’t do higher with those that are attempting to take its place. Additional interpretation from Ezra here.
6. More on muons. Greatest remedy to date.