Spending for the Now and Not Thinking about the Future

Tom Sowell had a great column this week about the current administration’s spending policies and how foolish they are: Rumors of Congressional Democrats privately expressing disapproval of the Obama administration’s actions and policies have been given more credence by such things as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s public criticism of White House spokesman Robert Gibbs. But…

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New Design!

If you didn’t notice, I spent the last hour or so tinkering with my blog a bit. The Art of the Weeks was hard to see for some people in the sidepane, and I thought the posts frame should be widened a bit, so I switched it up… You will now find tabs at the…

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The History of the World Universe in 200 Words or Less

Quantum fluctuation. Inflation. Expansion. Strong nuclear interaction. Particle-antiparticle annihilation. Deuterium and helium production. Density perturbations. Recombination. Blackbody radiation. Local contraction. Cluster formation. Reionization? Violent relaxation. Virialization. Biased galaxy formation? Turbulent fragmentation. Contraction. Ionization. Compression. Opaque hydrogen. Massive star formation. Deuterium ignition. Hydrogen fusion. Hydrogen depletion. Core contraction. Envelope expansion. Helium fusion. Carbon, oxygen, and silicon…

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