Category Archives: fiscal cliff

Freedom and the Laws of Nature and Nature’s God

When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with one another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to … Continue reading

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Algorithms Reshaping Our World..For Better or Worse?

From TED Kevin Slavin argues that we’re living in a world designed for — and increasingly controlled by — algorithms. In this riveting talk from TEDGlobal, he shows how these complex computer programs determine: espionage tactics, stock prices, movie scripts, … Continue reading

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Debt Ceiling, Deficits, and Taxes

This blog originally appeared  July 2011 Plus ca change, plus c’est la meme chose No, I have no answers. Just wanted to say that I find Congress, and  the President total embarrassments. The fiscal mess is all THEIR fault, both … Continue reading

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