DIY Infused Vodka

Full credit to…nobody…from this reddit post. Making infused vodkas is easy and a great gift idea! I used to make them by the bucketload. There are a couple simple rules that you need to follow to make sure you end up with good booze, and not useless swill. Here are the basics:  Use cheap vodka, […]

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Cheap Toronto Bars

Some cheap Toronto bars from a 2013 post on reddit. For the ones I have visited I’ll leave a comment in parenthesis. Crown & Tiger (sketchy) Java House Bistro 422 Done Right Inn Eat My Martini Red Room (recommended – cheap beer/sangria, dark ambience – think opium den, good food) Green Room (recommended – same […]

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The Ethical Algorithm

We’ve reached a defining moment in our collective human history. It’s time to decide whether we should give machines the option of purposefully killing us – if the alternative results in more human casualties. The test is simple: if a self-driving car had to choose between ramming into a wall and killing its sole passenger, or […]

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Retrofuturism

One of my favorite things is finding depictions of the future from people who lived decades (or centuries!) ago. I’m going to store my collection here. Enjoy.   En L’An 2000 From Wikipedia: En L’An 2000 (In the Year 2000, also loosely translated as France in the 21st Century) is a French image series depicting scientific […]

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