January 2011

Paying Taxes Is Supposed To Get Us Something, Right?

One of the principle arguments that I’ve always maintained against the tax system is that when it comes right down to it, I don’t seem to get very much in the way of the services for which I’m paying all this money. Admittedly, the fire department…


Yet Another Smarmy Graph About Rising Temperatures

The graph above is taken from the article below:http://www.huffingtonpost.com/peter-h-gleick/the-graph-that-should-be-_b_808747.html A friend of mine posted this on Facebook this morning. Here are my objections to the article, entitled “2010 Hotte…