Monthly Archives: December 2010

Movies for each state

An interesting view of how each state has been represented in movies.  You can the whole thing here.

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Let’s See What’s in the News Today: 12/20/2010

Economics An interesting article arguing that tax cuts do NOT create jobs.  The argument uses something simple: math.  Now there’s some facts you can’t dispute with. Steven Landsburg has an interesting libertarian argument saying that if you’re against the health … Continue reading

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First Semester is Done!

Well, my first semester as a Ph. D. student is done and although I am excited that I’m back in academia as a student, I’m also relieved that it’s over.  I’m not sure how to take this first semester, so I’ll just … Continue reading

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What’s in a Name?

Barack Hussein Obama.  Not many people emphasize the middle name.  But when they do, they really emphasize it.  This emphasis is also a disparaging or harsh tone.  This emphasis is usually from people that hate Obama.  Why is that?  Oh, … Continue reading

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