When economists talk about how a market "regulates itself," what they mean is that markets reach an equilibrium between supply and demand.
This says nothing about whether or not this equilibrium ...
The United States history survey I'm TAing for just finished covering World War I, which the students really seemed to enjoy. Little do most of them know that, beyond the trench warfare, the ...
Wow, call me gobsmacked!
From Think Progress - BREAKING: Anti-Gay Pastor Removed From Inaugural ...
Yes, I know that there are folks who detest Playboy Magazine for its pictorial content. This has nothing whatsoever to do with that. Even if you can't stand what Hugh M. Hefner started publishing ...
Well here's a nice little poll on the Missouri Senate race from our "friends" over at Rasmussen:
Claire McCaskill: 48
Todd Akin: 38
This poll was taken yesterday, ...
Earlier today, a gunman walked into a movie theater in Aurora, Colorado, where people were watching the midnight showing of the new Batman movie. He fired gas canisters into the crowd, and then ...
Hello, human diary! It is again I, Mitt Romney, your better.
The process of selecting a vice presidential unit is now fully underway. I must confess the process is very taxing, which is the ...
On March 20 I shared a diary about an It Get's Better video created by parents of transkids. At the time I mentioned that there would be an upcoming media event about transgender children.
In the ...
...under this name, because I'm switching to my real name: Scottie Thomaston . If you follow me, you should start following that username, since as soon as I post this I'll be logging off this name. ...
Turn off your Greenwald-nuked limbic systems for just a moment and talk to me like we're all adults with triple-digit IQs and some measure of emotional self-control: Is it actually a fact that ...