Sandbox (4)

Sometimes very active discussions about peripheral issues overwhelm a thread, so this is a permanent home for those conversations.

I’ve opened a new “Sandbox” thread as a post as the new “ignore commenter” plug-in only works on threads started as posts.


2,303 thoughts on “Sandbox (4)

  1. Mung:
    I visited “Peaceful Science” today.

    Here’s what I saw:

    Whatever your personal beliefs, we saved a chair for you.

    Not my experience at PS.

    Did they say that it was not the electric chair?

  2. <It was reported today that Donald Trump reached out to Armando Christian Pérez, better known as the Rapper Pitbull to get some feedback on how to deal with the coronavirus. Trump was seeking Perez's thoughts on his response to the coronavirus, and had a “pleasant” conversation, per the report. Trump has had a tumultuous relationship with Perez, and has slammed him publicly multiple times in the past. He called Perez a “bad guy” in an Entertainment Tonight interview in 2013, and once predicted that Perez (Pitbull) “will go down as the biggest rap embarrassments of all time.*

    *Oh, sorry, correction. It wasn’t Pitbull the rapper. It was Alex Rodriguez, the retired baseball player and boyfriend of Jennifer Lopez.

  3. Photograph of the Duke of Wellington, 29 years after the battle of Waterloo against Napoleon, a few years after the first camera was made. Amazing!


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