Cracked.com on Teenagers

Or, studies every awkward teen should know, including the following: #5. No Sex Now = Greater Life Satisfaction Later #4. Shyness Has No Influence on Whether or Not You’re Single (But Does Make Your Brain Work Better) #3. Talking Is Overrated: Girls Talking Can Lead to Depression #2. Yes, Your Friends Have More Friends Than…

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“Nobody Wants to Take Your Guns”

If I had a dollar every time I heard the above statement in a conversation about gun control by a moderate liberal (read: pro-government, pro-violence extremist), I would be at least 15 dollars richer. It isn’t true: “A gun-control movement worthy of the name would insist that President Clinton move beyond his proposals for controls…

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The Minimum Wage Is Bad Policy

Your lecture of the week this week is Peter Schiff debating a mainstream economic policy analyst about the minimum wage. The way this woman sticks to her silly denials of scarcity is admirable in some senses, but shows somewhat clearly why the intellectual reality will never be won… Enjoy:

One View on NeoDarwinist Materialism…

from a prominent atheist, strikes me as the most logically consistent. This week on ToTheSource: Fact one: Thomas Nagel is an atheist. As he’s made clear on many occasions, he wants to be an atheist. As he said, famously, in The Last Word, “I want atheism to be true and am made uneasy by the…

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