Black Metal, Deep Vents, Unicorns.

Dateline Pearson International Airport: if you’re the kind of person who reads the fine print on blog sidebars, you might know that a week from now Caitlin and I are going to be in Upsalla for Kontrast; I’m looking forward to it, and the BUG will doubtless also be looking forward to it once our […]

Posted in: On the Road, public interface by Peter Watts 12 Comments

If you meet Neil Degrasse Tyson on the Road, Hug Him.

Colbert shut down The Bump yesterday. I assume you can see the clip here if you live in the US; for the rest of us, this1 will have to do:             What I said before? I take it all back.   1Grabbed from fuckyeahstevejonandsteven

Posted in: ink on art by Peter Watts 12 Comments

If You Meet Neil DeGrasse Tyson on the Road, Kill Him.

An excerpt from a talk I’m working on, to be delivered a month and an ocean away: Two thirds of North America believes in Angels ; only half accept the reality of global warming. 78% believe that human beings were created by an invisible sky fairy, and 46% believe that this fairy created them in […]

Posted in: scilitics by Peter Watts 124 Comments