Taxi Driver Suicides is Latest Propaganda Push Against Uber
June 23, 2018. The Lie: Taxi drivers are committing suicide because of competition from rideshare companies like Uber.
Get Ready for Online Sales Tax as Supreme Court Screws Small Online Businesses
June 22, 2018. Small businesses aren't disappearing, they are just moving online. The American dream is alive and well and more accessible than ever!
Patients Without Borders: The Rise of Medical Tourism
June 22, 2018. Western medical care has become so burdened by regulation that it prevents health care providers from offering the best possible care.
FBI Won’t Reveal Extent of Illegal “Geek Squad” Spying
June 20, 2018. The FBI paid, and even trained, Geek Squad employees to go snooping around customers' computers looking for a crime. And of course this was all done without warrants.
Overzealous Cop Mows Down Pedestrian While Attempting Traffic Stop
June 19, 2018. It doesn't matter how good the intentions, overly aggressive policing gets people killed.
Violent Crime Spree Ends When Suspect Shot By Armed Civilian
June 19, 2018. That is what doesn't show up in the statistics: just how many lives are saved by armed citizens, protecting themselves, their loved ones, and their communities.
Study Confirms Most Psychopaths Live in Washington D.C.
June 18, 2018. Another interesting finding was that a higher concentration of lawyers predicts higher psychopathy prevalence. I kid you not.
Government Eyes Are Watching You: We Are All Prisoners of the Surveillance State
June 18, 2018. We’re approaching a time in which we will be forced to choose between obeying the dictates of the government—i.e., the law, or whatever a government official deems the law to be—and maintaining our individuality, integrity and independence.
If You Think “Rights Don’t Exist,” You are Contributing to the Collapse of Civilization
June 17, 2018. Life, liberty, the pursuit of happiness, and property are all the exact same thing. And as we'll see, these concepts have other synonyms as well.
18 Best Skills for the Gig Economy and Financial Freedom
June 16, 2018. How many of these skills did you learn in high school or even college?
Gay Guys That Like Guns: Jeff Bloovman Interview on Armed Gays
June 15, 2018. Why are some gays arming themselves? Do gun owners discriminate against gays? And why are political parties trash? These and other topics in this Jeff Bloovman interview.
How Nicaraguans will Prevent Genocide by Fighting Back
June 14, 2018. The problem is that power attracts evil people. If you are a murderous psychopath, better to be the one making the laws than breaking them.
Wrongfully Imprisoned for 31 Years, and THIS is Considered Justice?
June 13, 2018. How sad that the government feels a life they ruined is worth so little.
The real opportunities in cryptocurrency… aren’t cryptocurrencies
June 12, 2018. Rather than trying to speculate on the next hot ICO, or divining whether going YOLO in Shitcoin, TrumpCoin, or Fuzzballs will make you a crypto millionaire, the real fortunes to be made are in the application of these technologies.
The most successful investor in modern history is selling… here’s what it means for you
June 12, 2018. Here is the most successful investor in modern history who: 1) Didn’t buy anything in 2017; 2) Is stockpiling a mountain of cash; 3) Is now selling an asset that he would typically hold forever because another company made an absurdly high offer for the business
6 Facts: What Happens When Local Newspapers Shut Down
June 11, 2018. Local newspapers keep governments in check. Without them, what happens?
How Should We Think About Public Policy Proposals? Government-By-Unicorn
June 10, 2018. We live in a world inhabited by people who believe in strawberry-farting unicorns. Or at least they believe in their political equivalent: all-knowing, all-powerful, all-seeing, all-wise-and-benevolent government
HART: Homeland Security’s Massive New Database Will Include Face Recognition, DNA, and Peoples’ “Non-Obvious Relationships”
June 9, 2018. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is quietly building what will likely become the largest database of biometric and biographic data on citizens and foreigners in the United States.