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“I’m so in Debt, I Could Start a Government” #bartonspringssaloon

This has circulated on the Internet yesterday. While it is in Austin, just a couple dozen miles away from where I live, it is someone from France that sent it to me via Facebook (thanks to JS!). I had to … Continue reading

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The Work of Bipartisanship

This week’s chart series uses data from the US Treasury to illustrate the past 30 years of raising the debt ceiling. These charts show that raising the debt ceiling and living beyond our means is a bipartisan problem. Veronique de … Continue reading

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We Are Going to Need Plenty of Kids

I generally keep my political and philosophical positions to myself, especially when at work, unless asked, or unless I want to state that I disagree with a statement I judge immoral. The latter happened more than once, of course, but … Continue reading

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