musings, politicalish, writing

Entitlement (a sketch)

also posted on Medium - I’m trying to figure something out. I haven’t fleshed out this theory, but it’s been something I’ve been mulling over and seen pop up again and again in all of my conversations—real and virtual—ever since #45 began his candidacy. By writing about this tonight, even without doing research or polling… Continue reading Entitlement (a sketch)

musings, random thoughts, writing

Observer Effect

In physics, the observer effect suggests that observing something changes that which is being observed. Creating an artificial system to measure natural phenomena - something I did all the time in my lab-rat days - necessarily involves imperfect instrumentation and manipulation. Shining a laser on a cell in order to make its tagged proteins fluoresce eventually… Continue reading Observer Effect