In science, if your hypothesis can't stand up to new evidence, it is discarded, and a new hypothesis is constructed to fit the new evidence. That is apparently NOT the case in economics. If what ...
Back in the late 19th century an Italian engineer-turned-economist named Vilfredo Pareto was coming up with some interesting notions regarding wealth distribution. Pareto had noticed that quite a ...
Hey here's a real dog bites man story for you: a really, really rich guy says to readers of billionaire Murdoch's Wall Street Journal that he "deeply resents" paying taxes and whines about how the ...
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This is part of a series within the Reading and Book Lovers group; it was suggested by LimeLite. The subject is books about science, math and statistics.
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Guess what is the new Fox News and Right Wing's outrage Du Jour : Rapper Common being invited by First Lady Michelle Obama's office to the White House on Wednesday night for a poetry reading. Fox ...
I've pieced together what is known this morning about how Osama bin Laden's hiding spot was found and a timeline of events leading to his death. I apologize in advance for the many ...
You've all heard it in one form or another, the lie that either says straight out that half of all Americans pay no taxes or slightly less horrendous lie that half of Americans pay no ...
It is difficult to know with any certainty what was going through the minds of the men gathered on Wall Street that day. It was not the kind of meeting for which minutes are taken or a written ...
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