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Some Paradise!

From our mutual acquaintance… Socialism is the oldest system in the book. Everything belongs to the big tough guy in the tribe. Nothing belongs to …

What to do about drugs

Here’s my unpopular opinion: I think drug prohibitions are stupid. That goes for all of them. Illegal drugs create black markets, enrich criminals, create super-criminals …

Hashtag #GoFundMyDrowning

The hapless sailing couple who sank their sailboat on the first day of their round-the-world sailing trip went to GoFundMe to raise money for a …

On Leaving the Cradle

On Tuesday we watched probably the greatest engineering achievement of the 21st century so far with the launch of Elon Musk’s Falcon Heavy rocket, headed …

Uncool Runnings

Apparently Cool Runnings, the comedy about the Jamaican Olympic Bobsled Team, is too racist for today’s high school students.