Update: Mr. Smith has a long piece about the Iran protests. Required reading. I don’t usually delve into international relations here, but the current wave of protests in Iran Continue Reading →
“The patients were subdivided into 12 … groups according to their medieval astrological birth signs.” When the tongue-in-cheek zodiac subgroups were analyzed, Geminis and Libras were found to have no benefit from aspirin, but the drug “produced halving of risk if you were born under Capricorn.” Continue Reading →
[Update December 3: sometime this week I expect to add to this article including international income accounting details.] Taiwan’s Foxconn announced they will build a $10 billion factory in Wisconsin. Continue Reading →
Newsweek recently published an article titled: ‘Was Stephen Paddock Normal? Many Gun Owners Keep 17 Firearms on Average.’ It’s based on a study that is all wrong. Article in The Continue Reading →
Four Republican senators have blocked Obamacare repeal. These same senators’ low-income constituents are among those most hurt by Obamacare’s individual mandate tax. Article in The Federalist, December 1, 2017.
The BBC flatly rejected a previous attempt to erect a statue in 2011, on the grounds that Orwell was too left-wing. Irony is now officially dead. Article appears in The Continue Reading →
Mostly those who make less than $50,000 per year. State-by-state breakdown below. This is a tax on the poor.
DJI is the current market leader in drone aircraft. This morning my lovely wife pointed out that they are offering drone insurance. This made me curious, as it may create Continue Reading →
Both of my regular readers will know that, at heart, I’m an engineer. I spend my afternoons walking to nowhere on a treadmill at the Palo Alto JCC. And the Continue Reading →
Worst appeal to authority in history. Big-time Consumer Reports fail. I’ve highlighted the troublesome text.