In Pursuit of Virtue – August Edition, Volume 3

A few areas of concern… Environmentalism:  As it turns out, it seems the U.S. has the greatest amount of combined energy resources on earth.  Warfare: It is not conservative to start or defend pre-emptive or preventative war. “Security”: A federal appeals court recently ruled that the state laws prohibiting you from recording cops are unconstitutional.…

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CopyWrong

What do you think of monopolies? When a person has a monopoly over a product or service is that economically beneficial? Morally so? Intellectual property (copyright, trademarks, patents – let’s not include trade secrets for this discussion) is a government-granted monopoly over a creation. As any monopoly, these three hinder technological, [true] economic, and creative…

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3 Random Videos

Let’s get these out of the “Blog” folder on my desktop… Helicopter fishing: America’s secret weapon is still immigrants: The placebo effect weirdness will rock your socks off:(I have always thought the placebo effect is more present in society than we realize. Acupuncture, homeopathy, etc., I am looking at you…) Copyrighted under Creative Commons for…

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