Stuff We Wish We Wrote

Notable & Quotable: Climate Change Unreason

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - August 04, 2014, 8:25 AM
Former British Chancellor of the Exchequer Nigel Lawson, in an essay for Standpoint magazine in May adapted from a speech he gave to the Institute for…

“Thankfully, the Children are OK.” Mom Arrested Anyway : Free Range Kids

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - August 01, 2014, 1:16 AM
Jul 30 2014 Readers, Here is the latest instance of what happens when a country has been brainwashed into believing that any parent who makes a mistake is a…

Wisconsin Supreme Court upholds collective bargaining reform law "in its entirety"

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - August 01, 2014, 1:14 AM
Huge victory for Scott Walker, and defeat for public sector unions. The decision was just posted here. Also embedded at bottom of post. The collective…

Minimum Wage Hikes and Employment Growth

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - August 01, 2014, 1:08 AM
Politicians and pundits - at least those who are most credulous regarding claims about government’s powers to alter reality – are unscientifically using skimpy…

Free Will and the ‘Jump to Conclusions’ Mat

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - August 01, 2014, 12:50 AM
A recent study conducted by The Center for Mind and Brain at the University of California has prompted some interesting headlines. The study offers evidence…

Obama Will Be Disgraced, Not Impeached

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - August 01, 2014, 12:50 AM
There’s nothing that President Obama’s current distasteful impeachment trolling resembles so much as Alex Rodriguez in 2004. The slumping hitter, frustrated…

Happy 102nd birthday, Milton Friedman | AEIdeas

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - August 01, 2014, 12:44 AM
Milton Friedman was born on this day, July 31, in 1912, and he would have been 102 years old today. Unfortunately, Milton died on November 16, 2006 when he was…
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