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Election Watch #11: The Advance Poll

This week’s developments in the election campaign teach us why Americans love baseball. The game consists of innumerable small spurts of action, leaving interminable chunks of time to be filled with discussions of statistics and left-handed-batter-against-right-handed-pitcher-type of strategy. This is the part of the campaign when candidates have said the same sound bites over and…

Hardwired for Bullying #3: The Death of Cecil, or Bullying is Like Playing the Piano

This three-part series has been dealing with the problem of innate violence in the human psyche, and once again the topic is in the news. No one has forgotten Cecil, poster lion for the ban-all-hunting brigade. Now the Great White Bow-Hunter has returned to his office, and the news media are salaciously wondering whether the…