I’m back on bloggingheads.tv, talking this week with Paul Ehrlich about everything from climate change to Polynesian canoe oars to the origins of human culture to why cars are best for teenagers to make out in. Check it out.
I really enjoyed the interview — I’ll have to get the book.
I hope the negative comments at talkingheads aren’t representative. There are many tough, thorny issues that people have to think about. The issues can’t be treated in isolation. It’s hard to say whether the problem is energy or overconsumption or the environment; the point is that we can’t make choices based on short-term self-interest.
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Okay–after some technical difficulties I won’t bore you by recounting, I have an announcement. For the…
Really, it’s not like I’ve discovered a new element or anything. See you tomorrow.
…to spill beans. Any minute now, honest.
…at 5 today. [That’s 5 pm EST–sorry for the confusion.]
[Hint…I’ve turned off the comments till then.]
I’m sure you’d like to pretend that you have nothing in common with a tapeworm.