The insidious meme

This meme recently crossed my Facebook feed:   I shook my head at the idea that you could take the black guy’s box and give it to the kid in the name of equity or how, if the government gives you something, it can also take it away. However, I completely missed the private property implications …

The day has come…

It’s official, we’re better off with solar than without! We’re not yet to break-even point (which has dropped from an original estimate of 11 years to under 9 years), but we have more money for investment. Given the latest rate increase, that break-even point might be conservative. Speaking of the new rates (specifically the Premier …

Thought criminals

I just watched an author whose work I really like get dis-invited from a gaming convention where he was supposed to be a guest of honor. Guilty of Thought Crimes. I’m so angry that I can only think of the people who instigated his ouster using the pronouns They and Them. Otherwise I’m gonna start …

The mind killer

A guest post by Daniel Miller In Frank Herbert’s Dune series, the Bene Gesserit had a mantra: I must not fear. Fear is the mind-killer. Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration. I will face my fear. I will permit it to pass over me and through me. And when it has gone past …