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And it looks as if more are in the works.
Ronald Dixon, 27, flashed a broad grin yes terday after pleading guilty to a reduced charge of disorderly conduct, a violation that will send him to Rikers Island for just three days, in a deal with Brooklyn DA Charles Hynes. [...]
Jane Galt states that surveys are not very useful in political analysis because people lie, the polls are badly designed, and the polls select for a biased population, among other things. She also makes a distinction between stated preference, which is the answer given in polls, and revealed preference, which is the actual action taken. Although Jane is talking about the political realm, her criticism of political metrics such as surveys can be extended into the economic realm under Austrian methodology. Read more »
John Quiggan confesses that he is a weekday antiglobalist, and that he fears and distrusts capital markets (as a Keynesian, it is probably because they?re filled with ?Animal Spirits? and other chaotic shades such as speculators and entrepreneurs). In his confession, he writes: Read more »
State officials are now in the process of revising legal and informational documents to remove references regarding the illegality of homeschooling.
As North Korea continues to collapse ever further toward the event horizon of socialism's black hole, horrific stories continue to leak out to the Western media. Refugees who have fled the workers' paradise are reporting incidents of cannibalism at an increasingly frequent rate. Read more »