S&F in Philosophy Now: Obscurantism & Politics

S&F - Obscuranticism 400 x 900This cartoon accompanied Obscurantism & The Language of Excess, an article written by Siobhan Lyons for Philosophy Now.

The article, which is well written as well as entertaining, deals with the concept of obscurantism, that is, the “darkening or purposeful withholding of knowledge, or communicating in a purposefully complicated manner”.

The link between obscurantism and politics isn’t all that much of a stretch.

S&F in The Potent.ca – Oil Sands commentary

S&F OilSands1smallSome of you have seen this commentary on oil sands cartoon before..  The drawing was recently published in the The Potent.ca, which is a new entertainment website with an environmental twist.

S&F Higgs Boson, repurposed

S&F sub moronic repurposed 1This cartoon originally accompanied an earlier post on the Higgs Boson particle and the Large Hadron Collider – The mostly harmless Higgs Boson (or so long, and thanks for all the fonts).

I wanted to update the cartoon, so here it is.  🙂