Think of this as Volume 18, Number 22 of the newsletter I have written weekly since March, 1997. Enjoy.
She should have added, “But nature has to be.” Because it's true. And it's a truth people ignore all the time. It may be the most important truth in America today.
The cat chases the mouse and our sympathy goes to the mouse. The dog fights the cat and we call the cat a hero when it wins. We support the cute, and fear the powerful.
Which is why evolution has been going in reverse, and that reverse has been accelerating since Darwin's first description of it.