Archive for October, 2007

Truth is always the idol of opposing sides, but seldom a party to either cause. The educated will seek the truth some where between the extremes; the irrational in their own back yard. Although I consider myself a Truther, I am not blind. I see myth creation in all conspiracy theories, and thermite is no […]



Before I was a Historian, I was a Chemist. The two doctrines are severely different, as I learned moving from one to the other. In Chemistry, things move in a step-by-step, empirical fashion; History is much more malleable because experiences vary with observers. Evidence is interpreted in very different fashions. For example, if chemists were […]