Thursday, June 30, 2011
If you try to "share a link" to facebook on facebook, it creates some kind of cosmic feedback loop that will cause tooth decay, or something. I may be fuzzy on the exact consequences, but I know it ends badly. Also, why can't you "friend" yourself? I mean, if you can't really be a friend to anyone else until you learn to be a friend to yourself, what does that say about your facebook friendships?
There has been more of it this year around me (thankfully, not right around me) to shake me up a bit. I don't know how many people are honestly comfortable with the idea of mortality, but I'm pretty far from being one. Then I saw this:
Tuesday, June 28, 2011
Canada does not have a perfect system. I'm not even sure I'd want to model American single-payer on it. But, because it serves certain peoples' interests and/or ideology, we get a lot of bullshit about Canadian health care. I found the article below interesting.
Thursday, June 16, 2011
Partisan bickering, extreme posturing, and other forms of irritating stupidity can be understood in the context of elected office, executive or legislative. However, as argued in this piece, we simply MUST have as close to a rational judiciary as possible. Wisconsin, center of the black hole, has delivered us the worst possible news regrading politics and the law. Or should I say lawlessness. FSM help the people of the Badger State, and all of us if this disease spreads.
Tuesday, June 14, 2011
Let me start by saying I do not advocate a 90%, or even 70% top marginal rate. Now, I will repeat myself: I do not advocate a 90%, or even 70% top marginal rate. Now, I will put it another way: Top rate of 70% or more? No!