Thought Experiment

The dignity of man is in free choice.  –  Max Frisch One of the most important negative effects of the popular concept that sex is somehow magically different from all other behaviors is the modern fixation on pimps.  The nightmares of neofeminists and the masturbatory fantasies of trafficking fetishists teem with brutal (and usually dark-skinned)

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Columns: Dark Corners

The claims made in moral panics are usually so extreme and outrageous that in retrospect they seem wholly absurd.  Few living now could accept the claim that powerful Satanic cults with connections in every part of society were enslaving hundreds of thousands of teenage girls in order to produce infants for sacrifice as anything other than

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Spoiled Children

People, as the Doors song says, are strange.  And one of the strangest of all the strange types of people in the world is the narcissist, the person who appears to be absolutely convinced that the entire universe revolves around him.  Now, we all start out that way: as infants we are completely self-centered, but

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