Esther Inglis-Arkell
estheringlis-arkell
3/9/16
9:44 PM
7

I think that’s a kind idea, but most likely would drive people away from the site rather than inspire them to get help. I don’t know, though.

1/4/16
2:17 PM
6

Yes. Random attrition is random rodents dying. Biased attrition is rodents dying and getting written off because they don’t fit the desired result—“The treatment must work, so I bet that rat died of an undiagnosed heart condition.”

12/29/15
12:55 PM
9

In the piece, I got a sharp divide in responses between men who laughed at the very idea that it could ever be done and men who had always been able to do it and were surprised that anyone thought it couldn’t be done. Read more

12/29/15
12:53 PM
7

If you’d like to email me, I’d love to hear about how real and fictional emergencies are different.