Monthly Archive: January 2015

223

Freddie on Chait

Freddie DeBoer agrees with Chait especially when it comes to social justice language and silencing people at university classrooms. DeBoer probably doesn’t feel too good about agreeing with Chait.

22

American Empires

Will Truman ruminates on fictitious and speculative conquerings of Canada and other places.

23

Johnny Sunk Costs

“The only mistake bigger than getting this guy would be getting rid of this guy,” says the coach who clearly never took economics.

10

VHS!

Dreaming of an analog wake.

9

Associate Dean of Eureka Moments

I wish I was making up that title, but that is the advertisement for a new position at the University of Bristol. I can’t help but think of the job position as “Manager of...

29

This Just IN: Pravda on the Wabash

The Governor of Indiana is about to launch a state-run news service that will compete with agencies such as the Associated Press even as it controls access to public information. It is an idea that is terrible for a number of reasons, the primary one being this:

It might well work.

61

Sunday!

Tonight is the Royal Rumble!

187

Legal Creep

Cafe Hayek’s Don Boudreaux has an interesting quote from a 1905 work on English law

12

Mr. Cub

A bittersweet moment.

16

Saturday!

The joys of slot machines in handheld RPG games.