Clive Crook has a post at the Atlantic Monthly online that touches nicely on what is seriously wrong with climate doom predictors. Basically, the scientists and environmentalists who are true [...]
Next week, starting Monday, June 21, the International Whaling Commission meets. For the first time in decades they will actually vote on whether or not to allow commercial whaling again.
Shame on Israel. The arrogance and contempt they continue to show toward those who disagree with them gets worse each year. And they turn more and more to violence and [...]
Quick Public Disclosure: I have never been one to think worse of someone for being biased. Everyone has his or her own personal bias, that’s life. However, my [...]
Now that the historic health care bill has been signed and become law, there are a number of important questions that need to be addressed by Senators Murray, Cantwell, and [...]
The Republicans recently trotted out their usual solution to all government inefficiencies by suggesting we privatize workers compensation and a number of other government agencies. The privatization argument fails on [...]
By guest writer Nanette Davis, Ph.D.
Maybe you’ve heard about the Big Boom—that’s what demographers call the 44-64-year-old age group who are [...]
Sometimes a functional disorder rises up and presents a difficult surprise. It happened this weekend when a virulent case of AHD appeared in our household. AHD, also known by its [...]
I wish I could feel my government has “got my back.” With Congress’ approval rating at a mere and miserable 20%, and with President Obama’s “[...]
I can distinctly remember standing in front of an Econ 100 class a number of years ago and teaching the students about business cycles. One of the charts I showed listed [...]