The Solution to State/Crony Control & Censorship of Social Media

These days, many people don't seem to understand that rights trump preferences. Rights are based on the understanding and recognition of, and...

How Lists Help the Present Me Manage the Future Me

In his books, and on his blog, and in various podcasts, Scott Adams (creator of Dilbert) regularly mentions his use of...

My Recent Experience with Grain Consumption and its Suspected Link to Fibromyalgia

The following article began as a Facebook post conveying an experience I had recently upon re-introducting grains into my diet for...

A Word on Mass Shootings, the Futility of Gun Control Laws, & the Future...

I no longer engage in the endless debates on social media, but I do still find a little speculation to be...

Grains: A Link To Autoimmune Disease?

For the past couple-three years, I've cut my intake of wheat way back, keying on the simple carbs, or high-glycemic carbs,...

Increased Health Care = Diminished Health in the US

My disdain for government intervention in the marketplace just continues to grow, regardless of how hard I try to ignore it—like,...

Addiction is Not a Disease: Taking a Look at Environmental & Social Factors

If I've said it once, I've said it a thousand times: addiction is not a disease.  Aside from the growing body of scientific...

Some Interesting Facts You May Not Know About Addiction

The video below—entitled Everything We Think We Know About Addiction Is Wrong—isn't bad, but it only covers two facets of addiction—physical addiction...

Could Cryptocurrencies & Blockchain Technology End Up Empowering The State?

I recently stumbled across an article by Justin Danneman, published on Squawker, entitled China's Cryptocurrency NEO Will Change the World As We Know It. Here are...

An Uber-Style App For Health Care?

Smart phones have not only changed how we communicate, they're changing how we do things. They're changing our culture, our economy. In light of...

Blockchain & Cryptocurrencies Simplified: The End of Gatekeepers, Corrupt Hierarchies, & Government-Controlled Currencies &...

"Give me control of a nation's money, and I care not who makes its laws." ~ Attributed to Mayer Amschel Rothschild, 1790, before the establishment...

Economy Happens

As a professionally trained pilot (helicopter), I can attest that in order to become a qualified pilot, one must first become knowledgeable...

Could App-Based Businesses Lead to the Demise of the State?

One of the benefits (I hope) of the advent of more and more of these app-based businesses—such as like Uber or Lyft, which people can...

How the “Selfie Phenomenon” is Re-Defining Beauty

I really liked this video (below), and it makes a very salient point toward the end: that social media (Internet/digital technology)...

Greenpeace Founder-Turned-Climate Change Skeptic Dr. Patrick Moore Says: Let’s Celebrate CO2

Some years ago, a co-worker asked me my thoughts on global warming (that was back before they re-named it "climate change",...

A Farewell To Nation-States

All governments existing in the world today are based on—dependent upon—geography; the people residing in certain geographic regions, surrounded by geographic...

Study Shows Texting Bans INCREASE Accidents—But We Knew This

According to a new study by researchers at the Highway Loss Data Institute (HLDI)—which was based on claims comparisons from four states...

Uber in NYC: The People Vs. The Monopolies — Whose Side is Mayor de...

"When you see that trading is done, not by consent, but by compulsion–when you see that in order to produce, you...

Quantum Mechanics: the Fascinating Science of God

I find quantum mechanics so fascinating... This quick little video demonstrates how experiments in quantum mechanics have shown that the mere observation...

How the Internet Enables People to Transcend Political & Cultural Barriers

I really love how the Internet and digital technology is showing us that people, all over the world, are pretty much the same—regardless...