It’s Time to Start Worrying About Codger Hypocrisy Disease 2020

Whataboutism is the catalyzing agent, so it could get very bad very quickly.

Megan McArdle begins her excellent column thus:

There’s an old brain teaser that goes like this: You have a pond of a certain size, and upon that pond, a single lilypad. This particular species of lily pad reproduces once a day, so that on day two, you have two lily pads. On day three, you have four, and so on.

Now the teaser. “If it takes the lily pads 4…

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