Emory University: Applied Ignorance

There are an amazing number of phobias but there is no term yet coined to define an irrational fear of words written on flat surfaces with chalk.  Yet apparently that very act reduces students at Emory University to a near vegetative state.  This is a manifestation of a high IQ:…

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New College Major: Ignorance

So with a bit of research it has been determined that there are many activities which are the functional equivalent of taking $100,000 and burning it in your fireplace. It would mean that you would realize no meaningful return on any investment.  In short, an absolute waste of your money. …

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Political Morality: Oxymoron or Just Moronic

Once upon a time there were two boys starting their junior year in high school.  They have been friends and classmates since third grade.  They played soccer together for several years. Bob is a white kid.  His father is a finance manager in a mid-size corporation and makes about $90,000…

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Obama Legacy Part 3: Immigration

It has been said that a camel is a horse designed by a committee.  That is an understatement when describing Obamacare.  One hopes that someday they will identify (for a wanted poster) the Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley behind the legislation.  I recently read that one of the alchemists involved came up…

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The Obama Legacy Part 2: Obamacare

Newsflash: Pinocchio renounces his title!  After having watched our President explain the intricacies of Obamacare (e.g. “If you like your doctor you can keep your doctor”; “If you like your plan you can keep your plan”; “The average family will save $2,500” and “We will save the endangered unicorn”) the…

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