Monday, July 29, 2013

70 Straight Days: Treasury Says Debt Stuck at Exactly $16,699,396,000,000.00 | CNS News

70 Straight Days: Treasury Says Debt Stuck at Exactly $16,699,396,000,000.00 | CNS News: - According to the Daily Treasury Statement for July 26, which the Treasury released this afternoon, the federal debt has been stuck at exactly $16,699,396,000,000.00 for 70 straight days.

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

No. 515—PUBLIC COMMENT ON INFLATION MEASUREMENT AND THE CHAINED-CPI (C-CPI)

No. 515—PUBLIC COMMENT ON INFLATION MEASUREMENT AND THE CHAINED-CPI (C-CPI): Consumer Price Index Has Been Reconfigured Since Early-1980s
So As to Understate Inflation versus Common Experience

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Progressive chauvinism: A key to the leftist mind | Washington Times Communities

Progressive chauvinism: A key to the leftist mind | Washington Times Communities: WASHINGTON, May 29, 2013 ― There is a reason why snobby elites on the Upper West Side of Manhattan generously donate to leftist causes and support leftist politicians

Monday, April 8, 2013

How They Will Steal Your Retirement in [Market-Ticker]

How They Will Steal Your Retirement in [Market-Ticker]: The recent ditty on how "nobody needs more than $3m for retirement", defined as "whatever you need to get a $200,000 annuity", is just one facet of how this will play out.

Sunday, February 24, 2013

Oregon Drafts Invasive Gun Control Law

Oregon Drafts Invasive Gun Control Law: Oregon is the latest state to draft legislation that puts major restrictions on the 2nd Amendment.�House Bill 3200’s summary states the “crime of unlawful possession or transfer of assault weapon or large capacity magazine” is punishable “by maximum penalty of 10 years’ imprisonment, $250,000 fine, or both.”

Friday, February 22, 2013

Freakonomics � How to Think About Guns: A New Freakonomics Radio Podcast

Freakonomics  How to Think About Guns: A New Freakonomics Radio Podcast: Our latest Freakonomics Radio podcast is called “How to Think About Guns.” (You can download/subscribe at iTunes, get the RSS feed, or listen via the media player above. You can also read the transcript below; it includes credits for the music you’ll hear in the episode.)

Sunday, January 27, 2013

Who’s Funding Whom? | Power Line

 Michael Mann, perpetrator of the notorious hockey stick hoax, is one of the world’s execrable characters. On top of his more important bad qualities, he is a whiner. The self-pitying Mann complains that scientists and organizations that are skeptical of the alarmists’ claims–like the now-ridiculed hockey stick–get tiny amounts of funding from concerned citizens. Anthony Watts notes an interview with Mann by Britain’s Independent: