Everything is Awesome

As a member of the ‘neo reactionary right’, being an economic optimist makes me something of an oddity among a group of people that are already pretty odd to begin with. Physics, bay Area Real estate, and web 2.0 will catapult America ahead of the…

Ferguson is Not the Future of America

We need a stronger police presence in Ferguson, with more tear gas and stun grenades. If these hoodlums won’t cooperate, suppress them with overwhelming force. If that means more injuries and some deaths, too bad. The problem is, like the Treyvon Martin death, Obama is…

People Agree: Michael Brown Deserved to Die

All over social media, on sites like 4chan, Reddit, Digg and Buzzfeed, many commentators, some of whom are well-educated and don’t meet the profile of the ‘racist republican redneck’, agree that Michael Brown deserved his fate for instigating the situation, endangering the lives of attending…

Jim Goad on Millennials

An interesting article by Jim Goad from Taki How to Deal With the Brainwashed It’s weird how this article came a just after my part three in the Smartest Generation series, where I also discuss the millennials, but in a more favorable light. In a…

The Smartest Generation, Part 3

After the untimely passing of legendary comedian and actor, Robin Williams, the outpouring of grief could be heard and felt everywhere, with a notable exception: the millenials, many of whom seemed unmoved by his death. From the Beetles to the The Monkees, Ed Sullivan and…

A Possible Market Inneficiency Today

From the context of market efficiency, how do you explain the delayed market reaction to today’s (8/15/2014) breaking news about the Ukrainian troops attacking the Russian military convoy: As indicated by the yellow oval, the ES mini (S&P 500 futures) only fell 2 points within…

Libertarian = Socially Liberal ?

George Gilder isn’t a name that comes up on the blogs, despite having a noted exchange with Steve on immigration and having views that many IQ realists could agree on. A believer in biological determinism (from what I could infer) who wrote the book on…

Liberal Assault on Apple & Steve Jobs

The left, in their war on success, is trying to sully the legacy of one of America’s most beloved capitalists and visionaries The problem is proving damages. you have to figure out: what % of the total number of employees could have been targets of…