Nob delves into some numbers over city size and population to see if liberal cities are just really bad at density, or if they’re constrained by something else.
Its Linky Friday! This week: Crime, Money, Education, Environment, Government, Healthcare, and Technology!
Going through the grocery store this week, I saw my first “Holiday”-themed displays. Too soon, people.
Tis the season…?
“Is there any purity-based objection to something that that people actually wished to do that was a reasonable objection in hindsight?”
Saul Degraw wonders if speculation aversion among liberals has an unintended consequence of making blue cities more unaffordable.
How the Himmelreich-Truman household ended up with well over 100 bars of soap.
There were Giants in the earth in those days.
You Win Some. You Lose Some.
Today, Cpl. Nathan Cirillo received a military procession and funeral in Hamilton, Ontario. Firsthand impressions from the crowd.
Personal freedoms matter, but so do the rules we agree to by association. The curious case of a college football player and a porn star.
by Mike Dwyer
Vikram believes the lowering of down payment requirements suggests the Administration lacks the will to be a consistent regulator.
Saul DeGraw pushes back against Tod Kelly and Greg Orman.
The national conversation we’re having about ebola might help party leaders get the vote out. It might also increase the risk of an outbreak.
by Tod Kelly
Where consumers see confusion and inconvenience, rental car companies and governments see profit centers.
This is inspired by the Generation Exploiter Post by Rufus F. I think that the problems with determining whether an artist gets paid or not is that we are really debating what makes someone an artist vs being a hobbyist. Is an artist someone who makes art or does it require making a substantial amount…
100 Bullets asks if we’re willing to push the red button. Also, Person of Interest brings back the opening to The A-Team.
A thought experiment: could we say that this generation embraces the notion that culture workers should not be paid?
Okay… so now the pressure to switch to the next gen begins in earnest.
James Hanley argues that even suspected Nazis have constitutional rights.
Murali pushes back against the apparently complete obliviousness of the League to the way taboos pertaining to purity work.
Making cool stuff.