“Why the ‘Unexpected’ Keeps Happening”
Good piece. Especially nice is this reminder of one of Robert Heinlein’s great quotes:
Throughout history, poverty is the normal condition of man. Advances which permit this norm to be exceeded – here and there, now and then – are the work of an extremely small minority, frequently despised, often condemned, and almost always opposed by all right-thinking people. Whenever this tiny minority is kept from creating, or (as sometimes happens) is driven out of a society, the people then slip back into abject poverty. This is known as “bad luck.”
Associate Professor of Economics, North Carolina State Univ.
Now that it has been revealed that Jerome Armstrong of MyDD fame used to give advice about politics and stocks
As a little thank-you to the blogs that have sent RWN the most traffic, I decided to list the top
The Democratic Underground Thread Of The Day: From Euphoria To The State Of Suckovia In Less Than 6 Months
If you only read the mainstream press, you’d think that only the Republicans have problems while it is smooth sailing