Outbound Reference: Slate Star Codex

This deserves a wider audience:

Slate Star Codex: You Are Still Crying Wolf

For those looking for a summary:

A) Trump is still an awful human being.
B) Trump is pathologically unsuited to being President.
C) We can all hope that an adult is holding the nuclear codes and doesn’t let Trump anywhere near them.

There are plenty of reasons to be appalled by Trump-the-human-being. Charges of racism and homophobia seem to be the result of tarring him as the exemplar of evil.

It backfired.

Read the article for more details and documentation. He also makes a good counter-argument against the idea of “dog-whistles” on common sense loop.

If you disagree with these conclusions, contact the author and make some bets.