Friday, April 22, 2011

7 Ways To Protect Your Memory

Did the Universe Begin as 1-D Line?

Did the Universe Begin as a Simple 1-D Line?

Trigger Happy

"But politicians can read polls, and they know that those proposals are extremely unpopular. So they've stopped offering them directly and are hiding behind the "trigger" mechanism instead. We are already seeing evidence that the austerity economics program is hurting the British economy in pretty much the same way that we would expect it to hurt ours."

..."Retail sales plunged 3.5 percent in March, the sharpest monthly downturn in Britain in 15 years. And a new report ... forecasts that real household income will fall by 2 percent this year. That would make Britain's income squeeze the worst for two consecutive years since the 1930s."...

"When politicians hide that kind of agenda behind a Rube Goldberg device like the trigger, they're just compounding bad judgment with political cowardice. No wonder they're are all anybody can talk about in Washington this week. "

Why Apple Tracks You Via iPhone:

Why Apple Tracks You Via iPhone: It's Not Why You Think

US Healthcosts (vs. Rest of the World)

A Look at Absurd US Healthcosts (vs. Rest of the World)

Monday, April 18, 2011

Bipartisan Senators Indict Wall Street..

"The coverage of these two stories tells us all we need to know about the media's negative effect on the political process. Sloppy journalism doesn't just cheapen our discourse. It changes the way that politicians govern, too. "

Mapping Home Price Reductions

Trulia Report: Mapping Home Price Reductions

Where does good come from?

The Psychology of Cheating

Obama Returns To His Moral Vision:...

Obama Returns To His Moral Vision: Democrats Read Carefully!

The Do-Nothing Plan

How Congress can balance the budget in eight years by literally doing nothing. This is not a joke.