A Moderna Proposal For Hacking Children’s Vulnerable Genetics and For Making Them Lab Rats

Are you familiar with Jonathan Swift’s classic 18th Century treatise in which he satirically proposes that we feast on poor children in order to help alleviate poverty? His fictional theorist argues unironically, all but persuading us that his modest proposal is indeed inarguable. The full title of Swift’s pamphlet is “A Modest Proposal for Preventing…

Kevin Clinesmith is a most efficient civil servant

So Kevin Clinesmith got a slap on the wrist. I suspect it’s impossible to incur weighty punishment for any legal transgression you commit against Donald Trump or members of his circle. For governmental cast members involved in anti-President Trump shenanigans, the sky was their limit. Altering evidence in order to falsely justify law enforcement surveillance?…

Is there an underground bidding war for the COVID-19 vaccine?

It’s not horribly surprising that well-endowed people with bloated bank accounts are throwing some of that loot around, is it? Los Angeles’ super-rich are offering medical clinics as much as $25,000 for priority access to coronavirus vaccines, the Los Angeles Times reported. On December 11, a drug created by Pfizer and BioNTech became the first…