This is utter bullshit.
Its probably closer to one tenure-track job out there for every hundred PhD holders, Philosophy or otherwise.
In academia we called those people 'professors'.
You're thinking of the event horizon. The singularity refers to the point where the laws of physics as we currently understand them won't give a meaningful answer i.e. the gravitational field becomes infinite.
That's what they want you to think.
The Royal Navy essetially stamped out the slave trade throught the world. And the empire abolished slavery at least a generation before the US. And it has never been legal in England so go fuck yourself you ignorant bastard.
I'm pretty sure half the population of Poland are males, and I'm sure they like dancing too.
That's alright, I think 33 is still "early 20s".
The women that founded women's refuge in the UK was demonised and started receiving death threats for suggesting that much domestic violence was reciprocal and that some women sought out abusive relationships. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/E...
The battle of New Orleans was after the peace treaty was signed. Britain wasn't trying to reconqueror the colonies, it was trying to stop its Candian provinces from being conquered by an aggressive expansionist empire while at the same time trying to win a world war against a genocidal miltary despot. I think it suceeded quite well.
The herd instinct among economists makes sheep look like independent thinkers.