I just have to put up a shout-out for my high school, which is an incredible bastion of sports prowess in Seattle. O’Dea High School. The boys that come out of that school always turn out to be contributing and exceptional members of society, without exception (okay fine, I am the one exception ;). Copyrighted…Details
I have never liked “Things Worth Discussing.” It’s so boring. So I thought of a new title, one that goes with the theme of the blog.Virtue through knowledge, of course… I post these summaries of information because your brain is the most important thing you own. How valuable is it? Some people think it has…Details
After suffering through a gender studies lecture last night that blew my mind with how narrow and short-sighted it was, I thought this video summed up well how the state is perpetuated by intellectuals and vice versa, and how these people will never contribute to the productivity of society (but some sure may ruin it):…Details
Last night, thinking about my love affair with the guys of Mises.org, I decided they needed a torrent full of their economic wisdom in publications, speeches, and interviews. They beat me to it. If you have 150 gigs of free hard drive space, this is something worth having – an economic library full of information…Details
I moved the email subscription box to the top of the page for this week, since it is new. I will move it back to the bottom soon. 29 people have already signed up! Incredible. I also changed and deleted many links under the “Links” tab, as well as starring those that are my favorite…Details
Mostly economics today – Lew Rockwell-related especially… Ron Paul has assembled his panel for inquiry concerning the Fed, and means to ask why, after trillions of dollars spent, unemployment is so high… Heritage recently published 50 examples of government waste. Of course, I immediately thought “But private industry wastes too!” The difference is that the…Details
What difference does it make to the dead, the orphans and the homeless, whether the mad destruction is wrought under the name of totalitarianism or the holy name of liberty or democracy?