Here Comes Precrime!

July 17, 2013 Morphizm 0

I got a chatter request from HuffPost Live about the surveillance state — and how none of it so far works or is worth the money.

Cancer’s Cooked Books

April 8, 2013 Morphizm 0

Cancer annually kills millions of us, so like you I find it quite hard to ignore. And that is why I was ironically happy, existentially speaking, to investigate for AlterNet […]

Jesus, Please Give Us A Break From Jesus

December 25, 2012 Morphizm 0

Merry Christmas, true believers and truthseeking skeptics! I hope you’re spending time with your family, eating and drinking, and realizing that today’s spectacle of Christianity and commerce is irrevocably changing. […]

Welcome to Population Overload

November 1, 2011 Morphizm 0

Aptly on Halloween, Earth welcomed its seven-billionth soul. You’d think that it would be hard to spin this alarming factoid into a positive, what with all the resource wars, class […]

Bill Gates Is Not a Great Teacher

December 17, 2010 Morphizm 0

America sniffs the global average when it comes education. And the last thing it needs is lame advice from Microsoft’s Bill Gates. But that’s what it’s getting, according to my […]

The Shaving Racket

November 16, 2010 Morphizm 0

I’ll be totally honest with you. I never really thought much about the intricate working of the mundane razor industry. That is, until AlterNet asked me to look into it. […]

The World Bank Water Grab

November 3, 2010 Morphizm 0

While the myopic are still waking to the reality of peak oil, peak water remains a distant nightmare. But not for long, judging by the World Bank’s disastrous water privatization […]