A Few Thoughts on the Debate

2 years ago

No, I’m not a Republican. Yes, I generally think the political system sucks. But I don’t like to live my life with my head in the sand. So I watched the debate tonight.…

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Good Will Hunting had it Right in 1998

4 years ago

Yup, they about nailed it…

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We’re Shut Down, But Going to Pay Everyone When It Ends Anyway

4 years ago

Via the Washington Post… The House on Saturday unanimously passed a bill to pay all federal employees retroactively for the government-shutdown period, however long it might last. The government is shut down. Parks are…

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5 years ago

Speeches from the Democratic National Convention vs Republican National Convention

My friend and I spent a few hours last night watching the speeches of Obama and Biden from the Democratic Convention. They were good. Really good. Obama continues to amaze me as…

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5 years ago

An Awesome Political Discussion…

Politics suck and I generally stay away from spending my computer time reading about it — but this political discussion has real depth and discussion. Not the surface level crap the media…

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6 years ago

Complexity = Corruption. And the Tax System

It’s frankly a joke how complex the US tax code is. Simplifying the code considerably, which Fareed Zakaria advocates for, would save a massive amount of money in overhead for both the…

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6 years ago

Dear Mitt…

In your Michigan victory speech, all I hear is “Obama this..”, “Obama didn’t do that…” (again) Remember this quote from from Eleanor Roosevelt: Great minds discuss ideas; Average minds discuss events; Small minds…

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