Archive for February, 2015

Vladimir Putin Is the Russian Reagan

I began my obsession with podcasts with Dan Carlin’s Hardcore History show. Lately though, I’ve been more interested in other podcasts, but today Carlin reminded me why he’s worth listening to. Vladimir Putin, Carlin tell us, is Russia’s Ronald Reagan. After two decades as an international punchline, after two decades of EU and NATO expansion […]

Non-Linear War

The other day I wrote about TLDR‘s terrible episode on Vivek Wadhwa, this guy who talks a lot about women in tech, much to the annoyance of actual women in tech. The fallout has been fascinating. I’ve found the conspiracy-mongering is particularly interesting to watch. The commenters who have at least a vague notion of […]