The Post-Modern Inversion of Jus Primae Noctis

It is not a coincidence that policies have changed regarding public behavior, sexual morality, and family formation:  until recently, Western elites depended on a ready supply of talent, labor, and fodder: they were keen to breed their subordinates.  While there were cyclical periods of famine or population abundance, eventually, an »

The Inevitable Decline & Fall of Big Pharma

Cannibalize Wages or Consume Cannabis -or- The Inevitable Extinction of the Opioids Predators, as seen in the Lotka-Volterra Model To begin this note, let us first look at the theory behind extinction events for a population under a generalized Lotka-Volterra predator-prey model. I will defer to the excellent paper by »

The Masses Love Asses (it took a while, though)

Hillary Clinton has announced her plan to "teach" at Columbia University. This amounts to a formal retirement from public life of the most powerful woman in American political life. As I said before, the old guard of the Left had to be purged before Trump is removed, to avoid unduly »