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Lotteries

Oh look, W. Hunter posted about Lotteries.
“Lotteries can be useful natural experiments; we can use them to test the accuracy of standard sociological theories, in which rich people buy their kids extra smarts, bigger brains, better health, etc. 126 more words

Criminality--a WIP; your thoughts appreciated

I’ve been thinking about criminality, inspired by a friend’s musings on why didn’t he turn to crime during his decades of homelessness and schizophrenia. My answer was relatively simple: I think my friend just isn’t a criminal sort of person. 1,214 more words

Trek, Mobs, and Spiritual Escalation

The version of this post I originally drafted in my head was going to be easy: I’d describe a trek activity (mob attack—more on that in a minute) that, in spite of its being clearly inappropriate, seems to be gaining currency. 1,767 more words

Mormon

Antonio Morgan, or The Beat Goes On

I advise everyone to read the part of this article┬áthat discusses Antonio Morgan. You can skip the stuff at the beginning about Hillary Clinton and Michael Dukakis if you like – just scroll down until you see the photo of Mr. 62 more words

Politics

Colin Flaherty speaks truth to the inane MSM

Well the MSM only represents the bullhorn of the inanity of the oligarchy.

But Colin Flaherty speaks up and tells the truth. 192 more words

Politics

The love of money

“When the accumulation of wealth is no longer of high social importance, there will be great changes in the code of morals. We shall be able to rid ourselves of many of the pseudo-moral principles which have hag-ridden us for two hundred years, by which we have exalted some of the most distasteful of human qualitieies intothe position of the highest virtues. 73 more words

Words

Hot Girls Wanted

A eye-opening documentary about young women who have been drawn into the sex trade – and how easy it is for a web-savvy generation to end up making porn. 20 more words

USA