Blog Review 509


We've been endlessly told that the disappearance of the Arctic Sea ice will doom the polar bear. Odd really that currently they're being killed by an excess of Arctic Sea ice.

An interesting point: which should we fear most, socialism or statism? The two are decidedly not the same thing. 

Yet another example of how we are lied to given the mushroom treatment. How many (if any at all?) lives have been saved by compulsory seat belts?

Yes, even in this dumbed down age it is possible to give answers that mean you fail the exam. No, crime is not a good thing because it gives jobs for the lawyers and the police to do.

A contentious but very scary enumeration of the true value of the national debt.

Why ask government to do what you could manage to do for yourself? The answer, of course, is that you don't get to use other people's money to pay for it that way. 

And finally, an excellent new law designed to increase information to consumers is diminishing the information available to consumers. Well done that man.