Trillions of electric nodeflashes pinging around the brain, cascades of complex chemistry reacting, interacting, in a vast organic machine learning condensing trial and error time in a skull-enclosed Darwinism. Each human brain is its own blind watchmaker, activated by basic DNA blueprints along a process honed by eons of natural selection: to make consciousness out of complexity, electricity and patterns of cells.
These “Voices of the Dead” lists are simple scattergun selections from the vaults of the dead. We’ve tried to stick to significant diverse individuals who’re worth your time and deserve to be part of collective active recall.
On 23rd October 2018, Richard Dawkins and Bret Weinstein had a conversation on stage in Chicago. This was one of the last of the ill-fated Pangburn ‘events’. Dawkins was weary, Weinstein was priggish but it was a good debate nonetheless.