"That one may smile, and smile, and be a villain." Hamlet, Act I, scene 5

WC Is Discouraged


Humankind seems to have invented reasoning, and it has mostly served us well. But reasoning evolved as a skill for plains apes, who included it as a tool for┬áthe bigger goal of cooperative living. It’s increasingly clear that reasoning as a tool can be subverted to that larger goal. Three books WC has read recently…