Handwaving Freakoutery

Handwaving Freakoutery
This is a song about culture wars, futurism, apocalypta, and gun math.
Created 08 Jan 2021
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  • Visualizing the State of US Gun Law
    06 Apr 2022 9 4
    In the wake of the shooting in Sacramento California last Sunday, Dianne Feinstein called for federal adoption of California state gun law. Her callout is thoroughly illogical because those laws she a...
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    05 Apr 2022 1 0
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  • Case Study of a Chinese Pig Butchering Scam
    05 Apr 2022 16 4
    I did a bad thing and installed Tinder and Hinge a week ago. Meet Effie, one of six different fully verified online dating accounts I matched with over the past week, each of which was running some va...
  • HWFO March 2022 Housekeeping
    31 Mar 2022 1 0
    Peter Limberg and I got to talking a month ago about how there are lots of people trying to describe the same beast with different words. I mentioned to him it might be fun to get some of these people...
  • Peace in Ukraine and Universal Healthcare in One Go
    21 Mar 2022 8 11
    Memes are idea compression, and there’s an idea buried so deep in this meme that it could easily end the Ukrainian war, if people would just think widely enough about it to engage it. Herein, we will ...
  • Inflation for Dummies
    18 Mar 2022 22 7
    We’re currently in a ramp up to the worst inflation since at least the 1970s, and while this has completely blindsided the Keynesian economists and the Modern Monetary Theory crowd, all the Austrian s...
  • Graphing the Gender Wage Gap
    16 Mar 2022 12 18
    Since Biden and Harris are having their annual “tweet about the gender wage gap” day, I figured it would be a good day to post some graphs that explain the gender wage gap as best as science can curre...
  • The HWFO / Jordan Hall Game B Dialogue
    14 Mar 2022 2 10
    Over the last 15 months HWFO has slowly but surely migrated the best stuff from the old Medium publication over to Substack. I would not characterize this article as “best stuff,” mostly because it’s ...
  • Memespace Egregores and Nuclear War
    04 Mar 2022 20 21
    World War Three is scientifically, rationally absurd. But so is putting masks on children and cancelling in-person elementary school for a disease that’s only a third as deadly as the flu to them, and...
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    03 Mar 2022
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