We never know for sure what’s happening – what may be going on behind the scenes. But...Read More
Egalitarian: adj. affirming political, economic, and social equality for all [< Fr. egalite] Defined that way, I’d have some problems with the idea, unless we’re pretty careful how we define “equality”....Read More
This paragraph nails it! Writing checks to the IRS that include strings of zeros does not bother … me. Berkshire as a corporation, and we as individuals have prospered in America as we would have in no other country....Read More
Warren Buffett is getting a $23 million refund from the IRS. (McCook Daily Gazette) Since he’s the 2nd richest guy in America he probably is not hurting for the cash. Still it’s kinda nice. Most of us are glad...Read More
This is from yesterday’s mini-rant by Ed Howard in the email I get daily from Nebraska’s StatePaper.com: Low taxes aren’t everything when it comes to attracting good employers and good jobs. Toyota has rejected...Read More
Societies that are more egalitarian find themselves willing and able to make consistently larger investments in education, training, infrastructure, research, and other public goods.