I Found Some Budget Cuts… FOIA finds two NLRB lawyers making way over $100k, not doing any government work

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Per the Washington Examiner: FOIA finds two NLRB lawyers making way over $100k, not doing any government work Among much else, the ALG found, according to its NetRightDaily web site, two NLRB attorneys making far in excess of $100,000. But they aren’t working for the NLRB, they are working on “official time” for the federal Read More

Technology Is Starting To Give People Superpowers, Like Telekinesis

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It dawned on me months ago how a Wifi connected iPad behaves so much like a spell book for a mythological Arthurian wizard like Merlin. Conneticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court, big time. We live in amazing times. via Facebook http://www.slate.com/articles/technology/superman/2013/03/superman_2_0_how_human_enhancement_technologies_are_giving_us_all_superpowers.html

Abortion and Big Government – Reason.com

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It would be nice if the GOP would listen to their own rhetoric in this as they say on other policy, and say “Perhaps, there are some problems that Govt can’t solve.” Smaller govt, more divergent viewpoints, more freedoms, more crowdsourcing of our problems. I don’t want to be my brother or sister’s keeper. I’m Read More

It’s Probably Nothing

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Russian nuclear bombers intercepted near Guam – NBCNews.com (blog)   RTRussian nuclear bombers intercepted near GuamNBCNews.com (blog)Two Russian bombers, capable of carrying nuclear cruise missiles, circled the U.S. island of Guam in the Western Pacific this week, U.S. military officials told NBC News. U.S. Air Force …

Key flaw in the theory and agenda of the Left Sowell

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Thomas Sowell’s must read essay Shepherds and Sheep: Implicit in the wide range of efforts on the left to get government to take over more of our decisions for us is the assumption that there is some superior class of people who are either wiser or nobler than the rest of us. Yes, we all Read More

Questioning or diminishing Marxism is anti-intellectual, you see. Got it, you simpleton?

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Harvard Crimson on the Ted Cruz dustup:  ” We would have assured them that it was okay to be anti-intellectual… ”  Marxism = intellectual, Questioning Marxism = anti-intellectual. I’d recommend they read some Thomas Sowell, before they are lead further astray by the echo chamber.    

“Download this gun”: 3D-printed semi-automatic fires over 600 rounds

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Aaron Schwartz was going to get 10 yrs jail time for so much less, did he not? “The best way to demonstrate the absurdity of a law, is to enforce it.” – WFB  “Download this gun”: 3D-printed semi-automatic fires over 600 rounds Technology will keep on presenting us with quandaries like this, I just hope Read More