Monthly Archives: January 2014

Light Bulb Angst: Grow Up

We are told that the world as we know it will end when an overreaching government phases out incandescent lights and forces consumers to purchase more efficient bulbs.  Those to the right of center claim that the government should get … Continue reading »

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Stone Age Rituals in Modern Society: Let’s Move On

The death penalty is difficult justify in any modern civilized society.  Forget the obvious left-wing and right wing divide; the issue is greater than partisan politics.  A sober evaluation of the costs and benefits of state-sanctioned death clearly demonstrates that … Continue reading »

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Brain Freeze: Why Climate Deniers Flail in a Cold Snap

With the precise predictability of an atomic clock, climate change deniers break out like a bad rash with irrational exuberance each time we see a snow flake. With the onset of winter’s cold each year we can look forward to … Continue reading »

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