Venezuela’s economy has completely collapsed, yet it’s dictatorship remains in power. How? Modern weaponry make it very difficult for a revolution to happen anymore. A single machine gun can hold down hundreds of people in slavery. Planes and bombs and secret police and AI monitoring communication means that a very small group can control millions of people.… read more “Why Venezuela Won’t Collapse”
My wife and I have been fortunate that we were able to get married when we chose to and buy a home when we chose to. Most millennials are not so lucky, and here’s why:
Millenials (those born after 1981) have far less income and wealth than Baby Boomers (those born between 1946 – 1964) and Generation X (those born between 1961 and 1981).… read more “Why Can’t Millenials Get Married Or Buy Homes?”
What is it that makes the American economy great? It’s free trade, and free movement between all the states in our country.
Why do people find it so hard to apply the same principle they so fundamentally believe in for American states to nation states?
People are much more gullible to conspiracy theories then you would hope.
Phone Carriers know who the scammers are, but don’t care because they make money on them. We need to hold phone Carriers financially responsible for allowing scam calls to go through. If a number has been reported as a scam call, they are then liable.
This cheesy ad from Brown University School of Professional Studies makes it sound like they will merge their students into Skynet and make them the corporate villains from pretty much every action movie ever.
New South Park episodes are blow your mind good. Season 22, episodes 8 and 9.
Reducing medical regulations would allow new businesses that cared for your welfare to grow and compete with ancient businesses that are callous to your interests. https://www.motherjones.com/kevin-drum/2018/12/why-do-hospitals-hate-sleep-so-much/
Bitcoin is not used in commerce anywhere really, and has massively overhyped valuations. Most digital coins are a scam, but even this big boy is one too. Watch out.