“Entropy is the second law of thermodynamics … and of geopolitics, religion, race, economics, climatology, children, etc.” – The Lonely Realist Entropy is a cornerstone concept of physical science … with broad societal applications. Entropy is “a lack of order or predictability” or “a gradual decline into...

“Defining Zionism.” – The Lonely Realist As Joe Biden told Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu last year and reiterated on Late Night with Seth Meyers in February: “I don’t believe you have to be a Jew to be a Zionist, and I am a Zionist.” He became...

“There’s something happening here, what it is ain’t exactly clear.” – Buffalo Springfield Both gold and Bitcoin are at dizzying highs. Why? It’s easy to be seduced by the almost-universal levitation of everything – the Magnificent Seven, global stock indices, residential real estate, corporate bonds, etc. –,...

“I am your warrior. I am your justice, and for those who have been wronged and betrayed, I am your retribution.” – Donald Trump, February 5, 2024 Retribution: deserved and severe punishment. Is Donald Trump’s February 5, 2024 rhetoric election year bombast? Or has the former President...

A TLR reader forwarded the following March 7 news item from Seeking Alpha: "The proposal had been pitched for years, but the SEC has finally adopted new rules that will require many public companies to disclose climate-related risks in their financial statements and annual reports. Lively...