I’ve been lax about the open threads because I’m busy. Remember you can see what I’m up to at razib.com. What’s going on? What are you reading? I’m really behind on a lot of things. But, I can say I’ve read Byzantine State and Society three times front to back.
Ten Months After George Floyd’s Death, Minneapolis Residents Are at War Over Policing. I’m feeling more people will make sure to stay in the suburbs or small towns. The re-urbanization wave was overplayed but it was real. But it’s a clown show now in these big cities.
Nick Patterson interview ungated. I should have asked him about human-chimpanzee “complex-speciation”.
Still gated, but Chris Stringer: 1,000,000 years of human evolution. I tried hard to have Chris lay out the basics for us.