Rory Varrato commented on the post, We Are the Threat: Reflections on Near-Term Human Extinction 7 months ago
Thanks, Calvin — I take any comparison to Borges as a compliment of the highest order. Check out the Near-Term Human Extinction Support Group on Facebook if you want some folks to commiserate with.
Figure 1. A “sign o’ the times” offers terror-relieving propaganda during Hawaii’s recent missile alert scare.1
The most merciful thing in the world, I think, is the inability of the human […]
*This essay originally appeared in the December 2016 issue of TC Public Space, a student newspaper at Teachers College, Columbia University. The above image is a colorized print of Philip Dawe’s 1774 cartoon, “The […]