The Money of Fools

Hundreds of years later, and Thomas Sowell reads like the Enlightenment thinkers. This is well done…5 minutes out of your daily 4-hr TEEVEE budget, no commercials. It’s a reading. Some times, I just want to toss my hands in the air and declare resignation and hopelessness (that’s a link to a comment thread where the most important…

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Obamacare Lafs Courtesy of My Favorite Fat Head Tom Naughton

Unless asleep, you’re aware that all is not wine, roses, nosey cheese and dark chocolate in Napa Valley, with millions nationwide receiving non-renewal notices from healthcare insurers they’ve done business with for years. Seems that owing to mandated coverage minimums in the “Affordable Care Act,” their existing policies will not be renewed—but they can opt…

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Body AND Mind Success Story: Timothy, the UrbanPrimalist

I haven’t really done many success stories lately. I guess, because they’re obviously all over the place in terms of Paleo/Primal, now, and so why bother? That changed with an outtatheblue email from Kit Perkins, real man. I never had taken serious account of the ‘hearts & mind” part, which is how I attempt to…

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Admin: Facebook Has Migrated

Here’s the announcement and final post on the FTA Facebook Page: OK FOLKS, LET’S MIGRATE I was not aware that Facebook had built so much flexibility into personal profiles, to essentially allow them to function very much like a page. So, I’ve set up my personal profile to allow “Following,” where my “Public” posts will…

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Bogus Standards of Perfection as Enemy of a Little Better

For 22 years of arguing politics and alternatives to the status quo—known for its corruption and incompetence on vast levels—I’ve encountered many forms of “assuming the conclusion” or “begging the question” where, whether implied or stated explicitly, a standard of perfection is assumed for the State and so various alternatives (fewer or no laws, less…

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