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Archives for February 2013
Harper’s magazine, talking to Monopoly champion Richard Marinaccio, writes : “Monopoly players around the kitchen table”—which is to say, most people—“think the game is all about accumulation,” he said. “You know, making a lot of money. But the real object is to bankrupt your opponents as quickly as… Read More
Four out of five Americans either have been laid off during the recession or know someone who has, according to a recent study . On a related note, I read yesterday that during the housing bubble years, the net creation of breadwinner jobs was zero.
You don’t say! You mean, taxation isn’t all about looting rich people and handing the money to me? Some people are encountering reality the hard way.
According to this writer , you should take a nap every day. He discusses eight benefits.
So Saturday mail delivery is on its way out , in order to save money for the U.S. Postal Service. Whenever more post office woes are reported, I am reminded of Lysander Spooner, who in addition to his work in political philosophy also tried to compete against the federal government in mail delivery. Federal mail… Read More
Of federal marijuana laws . A recent poll finds that 72% of Americans do not think the federal government should arrest marijuana users in Colorado and Washington. Interestingly, 68% feel the same way about marijuana growers; 64% would even leave sellers of marijuana alone.
by Andrew Kaczynski A Justice Department memo that surfaced this week providing legal justification for the Obama administration’s use of drone strikes against American citizens suspected of plotting terrorist attacks stands in stark contrast with the platform Barack Obama ran on in 2008 — and… Read More