Relief for Cynicism

8 oz tomato juice1 tbsp Everclear  (add another tbsp if very cynical)1 tsp vinegar1 tsp brown sugar1 tsp horseradish1 tsp powedered sugar1/2 tsp molasses1/2 tsp lime juice1/2 tsp lemon juice1/2 tsp Thai fish sauce (or a dab of anchovy paste)1/2 tsp celery salt1/2 tsp onion power1/4 tsp dill weed1/8 tsp cayenne pepper1/8 tsp black pepper1/8 […]

Real Energy Independence

Imagine if every home generated and stored its own electricity. The way I envision it, we would be more self-sufficient, more environmentally friendly, less dependent on foreign oil, and less vulnerable to attack on our power plants. We can already generate electricity at our home if we want, but most of us do not because […]

It Takes a Village

Progressives are right that “it takes a village” to do, well, just about … anything, and that “one man can’t build the Hoover Dam”, and that we need to make progress. Perhaps then progressives are right that the government must therefore take the fruits of our labor because the government can direct the use of […]


Transistors, Fire, and Love

Who do we thank for: stars, planets, gravity evolution, people, sex love, family, friends tradition, culture, commons language, writing, trade freedom, property, self defense hope, tolerance, progress memory, thought, emotion curiosity, imagination, dreams games, sports, fiction art, music, theater religion, science, philosophy Let me be more to the point. That which made life worth living, […]


The Myth of Clintonomics

Bill Clinton did nothing to create economic success, there was no surplus under Clinton, and there was a big crash at the end of his administration. Economic success under Clinton was the result of the dot com bubble, gridlock in Congress, and his inheritance of both cheap oil and the end of the Cold War […]


The Prince Divides Us

Who is dividing us against each other? If you just thought of some group made up of ordinary people like Southerners, blacks, conservatives, immigrants, union workers, gays, “Evangelicals”, Muslims, Jews, liberals, Tea Partiers, environmentalists, red states, blue states, etc. STOP IT. Otherwise, you are just another useful idiot for those who are dividing us. The […]

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