The rank-and-file are increasingly interested in charismatic, sharp-witted, unpredictable, even quite humane and tolerant figures like Jordan Peterson.
A central progressive theme was historicism, crediting history almost exclusively with the development of culture.
Transhumanists seek to “seize control of human evolution” by harnessing the naked power of biotech, cyber tech, and computer tech.
I think it’s the first time I’ve heard a discussion of the second of law thermodynamics on cable TV.
Equipping people to be “their own science referees” is a large part of the mission of the intelligent design movement.