Opening Moves

Have you ever taken a personality test? I had to take one several years ago as part of an employer's training program, doing different versions of the Myers-Briggs test and being scored an INTP or an INTJ. My scores for Thinking and Introversion were at extreme ends, I favored my Intuition over my Sensations, but I… Continue reading Opening Moves

What Comes After God and Country?

Being Nietzschean (seemingly as a condition of birth), ideas like selfless devotion and blind faith always seemed like someone else's means to an end, a will to power that wanted to sweep me up. Now it strikes me that statism and superstition are life threatening conditions. If humanity wants to survive we mush hang on to… Continue reading What Comes After God and Country?

The Hazards of Political Belief Spectrums

The graphic above is from a discussion on a UK website called The Student Room. Chicago Fog believes this is a good representation of the parameters of political beliefs reflected in contemporary society: communism on one end and fascism on the other. Clearly, the maker of the spectrum must be from Canada, but this graphic… Continue reading The Hazards of Political Belief Spectrums

Chicago Fog Archive, Blog 2.0

Syria, Anarchism's Bad Brand, and Libya: Early experiments in essays for which Chicago Fog begs the reader's forgiveness in advance of reading.