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"One foot in the cradle, one foot in the grave." Noel Miller
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You just know that that's got to be pretty bad. Related: "It’s Happening". Illinois is gradually bleeding out through ever deeper wounds inflicted by its own government. The most common question I get here is when it all blows up,... Continue reading
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Unless you live in a family of Duke fans like I do, you might not care about the Grayson Allen contretemps or even know about it. But here's a CBS report on the most recent event. The reporter writes: I'll... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Newmark's Door
I'd really like to know whether some people do not understand or just pretend to not understand that the minute you tell Americans--especially young Americans--"You can't think that. You can't say that." at least some of them will immediately want... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Newmark's Door
Glenn Reynolds: "If you want to help poor kids get ahead, then you need to support school choice." Related: "Want to Fight Race-Based Economic Inequality? Reform Education." Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Newmark's Door
Posted yesterday at Newmark's Door
Free--short--Principles text by Mathew Kahn, who has left UCLA for the University of Spoiled Children, that has an unusual approach: . . . I still see an open niche here for a challenging e-book. Unlike other Principles books, this book... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Newmark's Door
What with the recent big oil discoveries and now this, things could be really looking up for Israel. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Newmark's Door
Guess what one of them is. Go ahead, guess. It's was your humble blogger's profession. Continue reading
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Quora folks have some fun. Sample: This question shows a complete misunderstanding of what really happened. WWII was just a decoy. A cover-up while preparations for SAP were underway. How do we know? German inventor Konrad Zuse developed the first... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Newmark's Door
Surgical masks supposedly won't help, neither will extra vitamin C, and four other things you may not have heard. Continue reading
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Posted 2 days ago at Newmark's Door
You don't have to convince me, but your mileage may vary. Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Newmark's Door
"There is only one county in America where more than half of the residents are over the age of 65." Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Newmark's Door
Now music fans, we're talking: Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats. Encore: Mr. Rateliff and his band on the Jimmy Fallon show. (They're really big in Denver. Hello to my readers in Denver.) Links courtesy of my older daughter. Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Newmark's Door
Posted 5 days ago at Newmark's Door
I am certainly buying a fair share of prepared meals--that substitute for fast food and are better for you--at grocery stores. Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Newmark's Door
Posted 6 days ago at Newmark's Door
Jerry has no time for McKinsey. You and Larry David wrote Seinfeld together, without a traditional writers’ room, and burnout was one reason you stopped. Was there a more sustainable way to do it? Could McKinsey or someone have helped... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Newmark's Door
"The 10 Best Films of the 1970s". "10 Movies Millennials Must See to Understand the 1970s". Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Newmark's Door
Also known as "Some criminals are not real bright". Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Newmark's Door
I hope you never need it, but this New York Times article seems to provide a good set of links on clinical trials. Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Newmark's Door
Sounds like a fine idea. After he and his family struggled to find a caregiver for his 93-year old grandfather who was previously living independently, Bruno decided to quit his job at Bain Ventures to start a company that would... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Newmark's Door