Tag: flame bait

The Bitter White Americans

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You know Millennials routinely get called out for their entitled nature. All too often I see the criticism as overblown, but let’s go with the premise for a moment and ask where did they get these ideas from. I’m reminded…

Our Stupid Gun Debate

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In the wake of the latest mass shooting we will once again be forced into the lower bowels of our stupid gun debate. The sad thing is because of this debate we can’t begin fixing the problem. The reason why…

Software patents must die!

This week in a startling move Apple was granted a preliminary injunction on the sale of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, the Google reference phone. The preliminary injunction was granted due to a claim of patent infringement on Samsungs part regarding…

The Mythos of Apple

I just read an article about the potential disaster that could be a google home entertainment device. There’s always going to be tons of speculation around companies the size of google and Apple entering new markets. It’s fun to imagine…

The War on Poverty 2.0

I understand the gut instinct behind the policies created to police welfare recipients’ behavior. For many, welfare is an act of charity, and the last thing anyone wants is their charitable donation squandered. If, for example, you lent a friend…

A rebuke of Keynesianism

You want to make a liberal mad, tell them that big government spending doesn’t work in boosting the economy. Want them to get really mad tell them you have proof. The standard understanding of the Keynesian economic policy, for those…

Apple you almost had me….

For the last few years my opinion on apple has actually been softening. Truth be told I was often jealous of what was possible on an idevice. The company had truly reached a new pinnacle of excellence. The iphone 4…