Jan 28, 2015
In the era of the Internet, when young people take mashups and do-it-yourself parodies for granted, maybe intellectual property in its current form has outlived its expiration date.
Jan 21, 2015
Does the president delude himself when he takes credit for oil production, lower deficits, etc.? Or, does he mislead on purpose?
Jan 14, 2015
It's easy to "fire" a business that rips you off. Just go to a different one. It's a lot easier to patronize another business than to get government to fix the problem. But bad businesses and the politicians they own, I mean influence, often don't want you to have that choice.
Jan 7, 2015
Internet ratings give us more reason than ever before to interact with new people.
Dec 31, 2014
No organization can do anything efficiently, or even reasonably, unless workers can be fired. Government workers' special protections are a reason taxes are high, bridges fall down, public schools decay, the CDC loses Ebola samples and so on.
Dec 24, 2014
Will government crush innovations like ride-sharing or room-sharing businesses?
Dec 17, 2014
It's the season for giving. That doesn't mean it's the season for government. Government creates loyalty in the minds of citizens by pretending to be Santa Claus, doling out gifts and favors.
Dec 10, 2014
Much of modern civilization owes its existence to our use of the fossil fuels that produce the greenhouse gasses. I don't see that civilization as misfortune.