Economics In One Lesson

Economics In One Lesson

“Inflation is a tax that disproportionately affects the poor.”Economics In One Lesson — Henry Hazlett It’s been famously stated that those who do not understand history are doomed to repeat its mistakes. Similarly those who do not understand...
The Moral Case For Capitalism

The Moral Case For Capitalism

“The point is ladies and gentlemen that greed, for lack of a better word, is good.” “It’s a zero-sum game, somebody wins, somebody loses.” “If you need a friend, get a dog.”  In 1987 Michael Douglas brought us these lines playing financier and corporate raider...
National Voter Registration Day

National Voter Registration Day

Today is National Voter Registration Day. There are upcoming election in November for many Americans, and next year of course are the important midterms. If you’re not registered, of course we’d like to encourage you to do so and become an active...
I know I have a problem

I know I have a problem

The other day I was opening a packet of ketchup and on one side it said “open here.”  I said aloud “You’re not the boss of me!” and opened the packet from the other end, which worked just fine. It is not in me to submit to authority.  I...

I’m in favor of people getting vaccinated, but I’m against the government exerting any coercive pressure to force people to get vaccinated. In an ideal world, the free market would sort this out based on actual outcomes. Considering that health expenses...