In Pursuit of Virtue – Fall Is Coming Edition

Things floating around in these present times… “>”Food insecurity” isn’t an ongoing concern in the United States, as leftist hand-wringers claim. The methodology (not to mention special interested) that drove the study were flawed. A not-so-funny joke in our government: The Army, given $4.3 billion to track spending, can’t track spending. Psychopaths have bad sniffers.…


The Fed Models Failure

The U.S. financial system faces a major, growing, and much under-appreciated threat from the Federal Reserve’s risk modeling agenda—the “Fed stress tests.” These were intended to make the financial system safe but instead create the potential for a new systemic financial crisis. The principal purpose of these models is to determine banks’ regulatory capital requirements—the…


Inequality, Revisted; Version 2388725

Household inequality is portrayed as a vast chasm of destructive essence which will lead to the fracturing of the country and world if it continues. No justification is ever given for GINI coefficients having much to do with a failing economy (at least, never without serious confounding variables), but the assertion is maintained as true…