Empathy Test
Friday Ephemera

At All Costs, Paraphrase

Or, A Demonstration Of Patience.

“You’re saying we should organise our societies along the lines of the lobsters…”

In this largely unedited video, Channel 4’s Cathy Newman interviews Jordan Peterson

I use the word interview quite loosely. In fact, I propose a drinking game, in which you take a shot of tequila every time Ms Newman somehow misses the point entirely and interrupts with the words, “You’re saying…” 

What’s interesting, I think, is the contrast in thinking styles, and which party comes across as rather narrow and dogmatic.


The Guardian’s Zoe Williams weighs in, having misplaced her medication.