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What Bill Maher Didn’t Understand About David Frum Last Friday

An unusual episode of Bill Maher’s comedy show aired this Friday before election day. The famously pot-smoking host apparently also felt the need for a few shots of Jack Black before the show, because, he explained, he was “shitting in … Continue reading

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Donald Trump and the Fundamental Weakness of Economic Science

The New York Times this morning ripped presidential contender Donald J. Trump’s economic precepts to shreds, which got me thinking about the weakness in economic science as the basis on which a modern society arrives at optimal strategies for government … Continue reading

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How I Missed the Republican Presidential Debate

The simple answer: I was on an airplane from Florida at 9 p.m. last night when Fox aired the debates so I missed it. I lacked a device to stream the debate through the airline’s WiFi (assuming I could find … Continue reading

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