Archive for June, 2015

Practicing Economics Without a License

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 19:51 No Comments

I just came back from Cleveland where I spent a couple of days loitering around Little Italy and making some new friends over some good wine. I love to engage in conversations with the small entrepreneurs, wherever I travel, because they are always teeming with stories of how they beat the regulatory state, time after [...]

This was posted under category: Regulatory State

Six Degrees of the Confederacy

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 18:31 No Comments

Here’s where the nonsense becomes impossible to ignore. I guess I didn’t know that Lake Calhoun in Minneapolis was named after *the* John Calhoun, even though I’ve skirted this lake a zillion times on my bicycle. And now, it shall potentially be renamed upon decree by the masses of knee-jerk asses who hold those superpower [...]

This was posted under category: political correctness