This article on the rational case for voting was interesting. Derek Parfit’s “Harmless Torturers” argument His argument here is that since performing 1/1000th of a torture is clearly bad, we shouldn’t even perform 1/1000th of a torture. Fair enough. He… Read moreMissing the mark on rational voters
When I was younger, I thought of US government spending as an absolute waste – no different from pouring money into a giant hole in the ground and burning it. But I was wrong – most of the money the… Read moreWhat I think progressives believe about business
I agree with Marginal Revolution, this article about the Gates Foundation totally reads like the criticism of Reardon Metal. I mean, the gall of that man, giving away so much money without the guidance of the intellectual zeitgeist.