Steve McEllistrem

The Devereaux Dilemma

Monthly Archives: July 2016

Seeking Long-Term Planners

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We’re going to need to spend a lot more money soon. Infrastructure is crumbling, the population is aging and schools are already under-funded in many areas. We need to spend more on transportation for the increasing number of seniors (as … Continue reading

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The Poetry of Life

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I don’t consider myself a poet, but maybe I should. After all, poetry is about the creative use of language to evoke images and emotions, and I try to do that, perhaps not as prettily as a poet, but with … Continue reading

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Human Intelligence

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We think we’re smart. And sometimes we are. Not always, not about everything, but often we are. The bigger question is: does it matter? For many species, extra intelligence is not a boon to survival. Smarter sharks and smarter rabbits … Continue reading

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