[This one got stuck in the ‘drafts’ bucket because I enjoyed his book so much that I want to write a worthy review. Sorry, Steve Grand. I have moved on.] If I became suddely independently wealthy, I would be doing … Continue reading
Daily Archives: July 12, 2008
[another half finished post. no idea what it was about or who said it] Senator Hillary Clintonâ€™s use of the phrase â€œelite opinionâ€ to dismiss the near unanimous opposition of economists to her proposal for a gas tax holiday was … Continue reading
[every now an then I go back and hit publish on half-finished drafts. Today is such a day.] It’s the high numbers in Azerbaijan (42%) and Nigerian (60%) that scare me.
My understanding of the second amendment has gone through several phases. In my first phase it made no sense at all to me. Then I heard about Miller vs USA in which the Supremes of the day said “In the … Continue reading
Since I love paradoxes so much, I love the idea that, as the UK and US trend ever more egalitarian in their approaches to education, they see ever greater gaps between low and high and achievers. Meanwhile, Finland has a … Continue reading