The calls for gun control always intensify following a high profile murderous crime like the Uvalde school shootings. Thomas L. Knapp has some highly relevant thoughts on car keys and gun control that perfectly illustrate the problem.
Even when things go disastrously wrong, we can take comfort in the fact that it's only a temporary thing. But that hasn't happened with the covid response. Megan Mansell asks, when will our sense of security return?
It's hard to overstate how powerful humor can be in helping us keep things in perspective. Annie Holmquist describes why laughter is the bane of tyrants and a legit tool to free us from mental tyranny.