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Elon Musk’s apparent amorality got me thinking, not for the first time, about morality. A convenient way of looking at morality is through Freud’s conceptual triad of id, ego and superego. So I pulled out both my Latin-English dictionary and … Continue reading
Do very rich people become amoral along with and because of the accumulation of wealth, or were they born this way? Just as I finished posting my opinion of Elon Musk, I found this in the Times about Michael Steinhardt, … Continue reading
From Harper’s Weekly Review: In an interview, Sarah Ferguson said that she was “maybe the most persecuted woman in the history of the royal family.” Yeah, well. Some of us would have a couple of other names to suggest.