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Will Somebody Tell Me Why We Need Net Neutrality?

I join the crowd of those totally mystified by the FCC’s plunging headlong into Internet regulation. Sixty percent of the FCC commissioners, that is. I have two objections, one procedural the other substantive. 815 more words

7 Tips For Using Power Tools Safely At Home

Most Americans live in or grew up in a home that was built and maintained with conventional hand tools, the most common of which was a claw hammer. 108 more words

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Regulation Gone Wild – Christmas Lights are the Next Target of Nanny State Thinking

Re-Blogged From WattsUpWithThat.com

US GOVERNMENT SAYS BAH HUMBUG! to Christmas lights

The Comment period ends December 30th on the new regulations that will outlaw affordable Christmas lights including indoor and outdoor lighted decorations of any type. 183 more words

Regulation

ATVs are not toys for young children

Since 1982, there have been nearly 400 Ohio deaths related to the operation of ATVs, short for “all terrain vehicles.” Like any other power machine, the ATV is a safe, versatile vehicle when handled properly by responsible adults, yet their operation is far too often given over to small children. 595 more words