Who Is Jordan Peterson?

Jordan Peterson and his interview hit nearly every news and opinion outlet in the last two days. Who is he, and why do you care?

Why Sports Writers love Kaepernick

NFL teams look to sign solid players (without baggage) while Writers question why “baggage carrying” players aren’t being signed.

Tech Post: Browser Fingerprints

Websites can track you, invading your privacy, even when you’re using “incognito” private browsing and even when you are using a VPN. How can you protect yourself? A Reality Dispatch Technical Brief.

 

Boycotts – Who Loses?

Reality Dispatch on boycotts:
Is the NRA likely to be hurt?  Why do these discounts even exist?
Would Delta lose more sticking with the NRA or hoping the tax cut doesn’t go away?
Do boycotts even matter?

CNN Makes The News

CNN is in the news for possibly scripting last week’s Town Hall. But did they? Or is it another case of hyper-sensitivity?

Analysis: Judicial Nominees and Race

A Top 10 List states that President Trump nominated mostly white males to the court. True… so did Obama. But is Trump more or less proportional and discriminatory than Obama? Does the list writer have a point, or just a misleading statistic?

Recognizing Sloppy Writing

Our heuristics chose an unusual “article” as both the most biased and most prejudiced a few days ago. It was really just the most incompetent. Reality Dispatch looks at how sloppy writing can look stupid rather than just lazy.