My [Second] Biggest Pet Peeve

Second only to consequentialists, the political & moral apathy of the general public drives me up the wall. While the Republic is burning, many of my (often very intelligent) friends are worried about Snooki’s latest hairdo and 16 and Pregnant. Robert Higgs has noticed too: Fourteen things in which many Americans have an interest: shirking on…


Switch (Plus Some)

I’ve forgotten this for a few weeks now… + You shall know the truth and the truth shall make you odd. – Flannery O’Connor + + It is true that a thousand days cannot prove you to be right, but one day can prove you to be wrong. – N. Taleb + + Suppose we…



Tu ne Cede Malis, sed Contra Audentior Ito

As you can imagine, the Obamacare fiasco isn’t the best news I have heard today. There is not much to say about it that has not already been said on Facebooks, but a few commentators have (as usual) said it better than most. A poignant reflection, at EPJ, focuses on the most important implication of…