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I think over the last couple weeks I’ve had at least two people recommend taking Omega-3 supplements for some reason or another.  One person I was telling how I was tired, I think. Anyway, today I was at Walgreens and saw some on the shelf, decided to buy it and...

What's the 17th Amendment to the Constitution of the United States say?"The Senate of the United States shall be composed of two Senators from each State, elected by the people thereof, for six years; "  etc.Previously, the 3rd section of Article I of the Constitution read:"The Senate of the United States...

Lately I've been realizing just how insidious the choice of words can be when talking about political topics."Repealing the Bush Tax Cuts" = "Enacting the Obama Tax Increase"Just something to look out for as you read the news.

I’ve mentioned a couple times on the blog that I worked in a couple record stores in 1989-1991.  One of the ones I mentioned was “The FlipSide” in Wauconda, IL.  As far as  I can tell, that organization is completely defunct so I might as well publicly divulge one of...

I had two thoughts about capitalism today. One is this notion people started promoting in the last several months to defend capitalism in light of deregulation: “well, it’s not capitalism that’s bad, it’s unregulated capitalism that’s bad.” Well, what do you call it when government allows these things to run...