Author Archives: George

About George

I'm interested in theology, languages, translation and various sorts of fermentation.

Two Classes

Last one, and then I am done with Pinker for the immediate future: The humorist Robert Benchley said that there are two classes of people in the world: those who divide the people of the world into two classes, and … Continue reading

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Three Possible Parts to a Date

After my last review, I do have some other quotes that I really enjoyed, that didn’t really work into the review itself. Here is one, from Miss Manner’s Guide to Excruciatingly Correct Behavior – one more example of how I … Continue reading

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How the Mind Works

How the Mind Works by Steven Pinker My rating: 4 of 5 stars I very much enjoyed the book. The topic is more “Why The Mind Works”, and with that being the author’s actual stated aim, the book seems misnamed. … Continue reading

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Vertigo, Perhaps

So, my family doctor thinks vertigo best explains what is happening, due to buildup in the inner ear causing a loss of equilibrium. She prescribed an antihistamine that is supposed to get rid of the crystals that can build up, … Continue reading

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Offline

Sorry to inform and then drop off the map, but my doc asked me to limit screen time as much as possible until early next week. If I have any news, I’ll try to be quick with it. But until … Continue reading

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