Chris Verrill
Staff Columnist
ARTICLES BY Chris Verrill
Plummeting US Life Expectancy Indicates a Decay
Opinion · By

Life expectancy fell for the second year in a row in 2016. Per the CDC: In 2016, a baby born in the U.S. can expect to live 78.6 years, down .2 years from 2014. This translates to roughly 800,000 years of life lost. Some perspective: American casualties in the Iraq war cost us 243,000 years […]

February 15, 2018
Rejecting polls that contradict personal biases rejects reality
Opinion · By

There was no way to look at all the information polls were telling us in 2016 and not walk away with the conclusion that Hillary Clinton was anything other than a favorite.

April 20, 2017