This book by Madeleine Albright should be made compulsory reading for everyone who has an interest in the future of civilization. I am not trying to be alarmist, I am just stating a fact. Secretary Albright has unique credentials to be an authority on the subject of fascism. As an eastern European Jew, she saw […]
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I have had the pleasure of reading this seminal book by world chess champion Garry Kasparov. As the name makes it obvious, this book was mainly about Kasparov’s two matches with IBM Deep Blue supercomputer. As the reigning world champion at the time, Kasparov was the man to beat for intelligent machines to prove that […]
If the real world were anything like the dynastic congress part of India, fools will be running the world, idiots would be in charge of universities, and thieves be policing the streets. Merit or talent would have no standing except for one’s birth.
Many on my facebook thought it was a good joke. The thing is, I didn’t mean it as one. I was serious.
United States has all the hallmarks of a schoolyard bully. If you are timid and week, or if you have no friends, they will pick on you. They will bully you, harass you, attack you and even kill you. Case in point, the way they treated Saddam Hussein who had no major weapons, barely a […]