Stephen LeFevre

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Humans 'will become God-like cyborgs within 200 years'

The amalgamation of man and machine will be the ‘biggest evolution in biology’ claims Professor Yuval Noah Harari<p>Wealthy humans are likely become cyborgs within 200 years as they gradually merge with technology like computers and smart phones, a historian has claimed.<p>Yuval Noah Harari, a professor …

Singularity

Senator's 'Frozen' Ringtone Interrupts Hearing

Do you ever wish you could tell members of Congress to just "let it go"?<p>Well Sen. Pat Roberts (R-KS) had those words, made famous in the movie "Frozen," play accidentally when he got a call during a Senate Finance Committee hearing on US Tariff Policy on Thursday.<p>Roberts apparently forgot to put …

Secretary of Agriculture

10 Wicked Morsels for Living a Sexy Life.

In the desire to help a friend conjure tools for the complicated areas of life, I spontaneously compiled these morsels of thought which I now wish to …

America’s Hinge Moment

Presidential politics in 2016 will reflect the shifting reality of America.<p>D <i>emocratic strategist Doug Sosnik was a close adviser to President Bill Clinton, and he’s famed in Washington circles for his closely held, big-think memos on the state of American politics. Here’s his latest.</i><p>***<p>The country …

Government

Atheists’ self-defeating superiority: Why joining forces with religion is best for non-believers

<b>(HBO/AP/Fiona Hanson/Photo montage by Salon)</b><p>Prominent atheists like Bill Maher and Richard Dawkins judge people of faith. Here’s why it’s a recipe for failure<p>Steve Neumann<p>March 22, 2015 2:30pm (UTC)<p>I've written before about the root causes of religious conflict — in a nutshell: it is not about what …

President Obama Channels Ferris Bueller With Executive Action On Taxes

President Obama and his Treasury Secretary Jack Lew have been getting some cheeky mail lately, reminding them that only <i>Congress</i> has the power to lay and collect taxes. Some of it is from Congress, pointing out this basic constitutional law. Congress alone has this power, one letter opens. How …

Finance