Daily Archive: April 29, 2014

What Makes a Neighborhood Great

Planned communities want to bring their residents closer together, but have we really drifted that far apart?

Crew Wanted: Norfolk VA to New York City

Mon Tiki and I are in Norfolk VA, looking at a weather window opening up this weekend May 2/3 to run the coast up to New York City. If the forecast for southwest winds...

Question: OWS and the Tea Party

This came up in my post on Cliven Bundy but I have seen it again and again but the point always confuses me so I am turning it into a question for the hive...

Free Speech Is Dead, Donald Sterling Edition

First, it was Brendan Eich, a heroic American whose only alleged transgression was lending financial support to a political movement explicitly predicated on the idea that gays were a threat to the safety and...

Be a Dissenter for Science

When does politics trump science? Whenever it wants to. That’s a problem with modern politics in general, and — at least in part — we owe it to the malign influence of Jean-Jacques Rousseau.