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Entries from May 20th, 2012

All You Can Eat Buffett

May 20th, 2012 by Bill Brown · 1 Comment · Business

“This is bad, it’s wrong, and it’s immoral. And somebody needs to say that.” Somebody did.

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Making It Worth Their While to Stick Around

May 17th, 2012 by Bill Brown · 2 Comments · Politics

What’s the difference in principle between physically preventing your citizens from leaving, taking hostages to keep them around, and robbing them blind to give them second thoughts? Next thing you know we’ll be needing papers to travel.

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Tired of Tired Arguments

May 16th, 2012 by Bill Brown · 7 Comments · Business

“Rich people don’t create jobs, nor do businesses, large or small,” says venture capitalist Nick Hanauer in a recent TED talk. His speech has gone viral in social media because Hanauer is a hipper version of Warren Buffet—he’s saying the same things but he invests in Amazon.com not GEICO. The speech is light on details, […]

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The Morality Police

May 4th, 2012 by Inspector · 21 Comments · Culture, Politics

I find it very interesting that the Left likes to complain about the members of the Right – specifically those called Social Conservatives – who are out to be “The Morality Police.” Not because the Left is wrong here. They’re right to complain about this. It’s just ironic that they, of all people, do. What […]

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