The Reference Frame
Supersymmetric world from a conservative viewpoint
Friday, May 24, 2019
Swedes bullying a schoolgirl who doesn't want to skip classes
When I was a kid, we were usually obliged to attend the November 7th rally with Chinese lanterns, to commemorate the Great October Socialist...
Thursday, May 23, 2019
The NIPCC reports are actually amazing
Because a VIP from the vicinity of ex-president Klaus has told me that it would be a good idea, I've spent a few days by translating the...
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
How Tesla fanboys' comments look with some hindsight
Free Wolfram: Stephen Wolfram's company has launched a free Wolfram engine for software developers ; see an explanation in a blog post ...
CMS: an excess for a \(700\GeV\) Higgs
This is a really short blog post whose main point is a graph showing an apparent excess in an LHC search. In recent months, I discussed se...
Monday, May 20, 2019
WGC and modular invariance: does the WGC constrain low-energy physics at all?
Physicists writing papers about the Weak Gravity Conjecture (WGC) seem to be particularly excited about their work so they often submit thei...
Why the framework of quantum mechanics cannot be deformed
I've explained the inevitability of quantum mechanics and the incorrectness of all the criticisms from many angles. The main reason wh...
Rape isn't a good argument for abortion
Jefferson: Buttigieg, a left-wing U.S. presidential candidate, wants to remove Jefferson from the names of things . Clearly, the Harvard ph...
Saturday, May 18, 2019
Australia: climate hysterical Labourists lose unlosable election
We have some great news coming from Australia. Just like Trump and Brexit-Leave were predicted to lose by the pollsters, the center-right co...
Friday, May 17, 2019
Heckman, Vafa: QG bounds the number of hierarchy-like problems
Every competent physicist knows that fine-tuning is a kind of a problem for a theory claimed to be a sufficiently fundamental description of...
Leveraged cryptoexchanges probably encourage price fluctuations
After reaching $20,000 in mid December 2017, the Bitcoin price went mostly down, dropping near $3,000 in December 2018. It was mostly stable...
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
I mostly do believe that Soph mentally beats average 20-year-old women
Trump vs censorship : The White House has launched a new website where Americans may report censorship on the Internet. In recent 24 hours...
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Student rabble has fired a top Harvard law professor
I think that I should no longer afford to host some great and young Californian visitors in Pilsen – so I was lucky and pleased that they ha...
EVs vs ICEs, NOx, critics of science as thought police, Ponzi scheme, Soph
There are too many terrible events happening in the world right now – every day, both famous and unknown people are getting fired and hunted...
Monday, May 13, 2019
Grothendieck's hermitian 70,000 pages: do they have a value?
TBBT in Long Island: Newsday (for EU readers harassed by GDPR ) tells us that the string theorist Luis Álvarez-Gaumé, the Spanish-born dir...
Saturday, May 11, 2019
Neff: when reason is pushed to the corner
By Ondřej Neff, a Czech science-fiction writer and the editor-in-chief of The Invisible Dog The World: When Ratio [Latin for "reason&...
Friday, May 10, 2019
Pheno papers on \(96\GeV\) Higgs, trilepton excess, and \(60\GeV\) dark matter
I want to mention two new hep-ph papers about supersymmetry-like anomalies seen by the accelerators. In the paper An N2HDM Solution for the...
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