A Word to Islamic Reactionaries: Practice Equanimity!! 2

By Princeton Moses G.
A Word to Islamic Reactionaries: Practice Equanimity!!
 The Muslim world erupted over a movie that denigrated the prophet Mohammed:  Every peace-loving individual in the world ought to denounce this daft and disconcerting movie, and they must do so emphatically with a degree of discomfiture, because we expect people’s love for God or their religion to be impregnable. But the violence perpetrated in ...

The Grass Is Always Greener In Government 4

By Daniel McKay
The Grass Is Always Greener In Government
We Don’t Know What We Want, But We HATE Government – So We Always Want The Alternative. We elect presidents who support social issues, then decide they do too much. When we elect the other guy, we decide they do too little… I think we just don’t know what we want. Take a look at ...

Gov. Romney’s Superb Night At The Debate 1

By Princeton Moses G.
Gov. Romney's Superb Night At The Debate
Gov. Romney won round one of the Presidential Debates: The truth travels a peculiar and often times impediment-ridden road in search for redemption. Last night’s Presidential debate was a culmination of such a journey. The Obama campaign and its Super-PAC have spent millions successfully trying to make Gov. Mitt Romney insufferable to the American people. ...

Post Presidential Debate Analysis – Obama vs. Romney 10/3/12 2

By Daniel McKay
Post Presidential Debate Analysis - Obama vs. Romney 10/3/12
UPDATE: According to a CNN flash poll, 67% say that Romney won the debate to 25% for Obama. Well the debate is over – and surely each side will have talking heads giving their take on who they have crowned the victor. Here is my take: Pre-debate: CNN analysts botch the introduction of Ann Romney. ...

Debate Blast From The Past: History Repeats & Nothing Changed 2

By Daniel McKay
Debate Blast From The Past: History Repeats & Nothing Changed
While we hear the Presidential Debates – the economy will no doubt be a topic that is on most American’s minds. We are seeing the classic debate from two sides who have not changed for 20 years. Check out this video of President Clinton during a debate with President George H.W. Bush (if you go ...

Obama vs. Romney: Presidential Debate

By Princeton Moses G.
Obama vs. Romney: Presidential Debate
Both Parties are trying to dampen expectations by lavishing praises on the other candidate’s debating skills. This strategy is so uncanny and devoid of subtlety that it highlights the enormity of what’s at stake during this upcoming  Presidential Debate for both President Obama and Gov. Romney. Historically, Presidential Debates aren’t known to sway public opinion or turn ...

Why Do People Vote Against Their Self-Interests? 3

By Daniel McKay
Why Do People Vote Against Their Self-Interests?
Do People Consistently Vote Against Their Own Self Interests? Well, people at least think they aren’t – and the reason is asymmetric information. In laymen’s they don’t know what the heck they’re doing. While writing “Who Said Money Can’t Buy Happiness?” and reading a recent pew report, I started to ask myself – do people actually vote with their ...

Trials of a Newbie Blogger – Week 2 4

By Daniel McKay
Trials of a Newbie Blogger - Week 2
The trials – Week 2 Day 8: Getting busy 1:51pm: A busy morning, job interviews, things to fill out, tests to take… OH and a new blog post! Just published and shared my Trials of a newbie blogger – Week 1 and here I am starting on week two. So, good news, other than being busy. ...

Who Said Money Can’t Buy Happiness? 4

By Daniel McKay
Who Said Money Can't Buy Happiness?
The Rich Live Better Lives Than We Do Says Pew Poll. The poor have more to envy the rich for than just money, the are genuinely happier and live more fulfilling lives. It isn’t just money, schools, cars, and fancy dinners you should be jealous of, the rich are all around more fulfilled and happy individuals. According ...

Top 10 Questions For The Presidential Debate 1

By Daniel McKay
Top 10 Questions For The Presidential Debate
We have aggregated and sorted through the top 10 questions for the presidential debate. These questions were taken via online sources, notably you can follow additional questions on the CNN i.report blog  Note these are questions meant for BOTH candidates, I would love to see the contrast (if any)!   And they are… 10. My question ...