Before the Law

Many people think of The Metamorphosis when they hear the name Franz Kafka. Little do most know, the guy was an insurance lawyer. In that capacity, one night he wrote this short story about the law: BEFORE THE LAW stands a doorkeeper. To this doorkeeper there comes a man from the country and prays for…

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Projected Marijuana Tax Revenues by State (If It Were Legal)

Projected marijuana tax revenues* State Tax Revenue(in millions) California 105.4 New York 65.5 Florida 48.2 Texas 46.6 Ohio 34.8 Michigan 32.4 Illinois 31.6 Pennsylvania 30.5 Washington 22.0 Virginia 20.9 North Carolina 20.6 Georgia 19.3 New Jersey 19.3 Massachusetts 18.4 Indiana 17.8 Colorado 17.6 Missouri 15.6 Minnesota 14.3 Oregon 14.1 Maryland 13.9 Wisconsin 13.4 Arizona 13.0…

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Notables

I don’t know if I buy it, but exercising doesn’t help you lose weight. Sorry ladies. Alternate theories? The New York Times, spreading ignorance one reader at a time, by having people who know nothing about economics make horrible economic assertions. The fatties want Equal Protection. “Government! Protect me from the consequences of my bad…

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