It’s still an incredible world we live in, if you just forget about the politics and strife for a moment. Source: lsleofskye: Galebove Stijene Continue reading
A common criticism of Republicans is that Democratic government programs create more dependence and less independence. Republicans value independence, therefore they oppose such programs because they believe government programs disincentivize people. This is a plausible argument, on the surface at least. But not only is this an extremely cynical reading of human nature, it completely … Continue reading Are government programs good or bad for citizen independence?
After the great Recession, the top 0.1% and the bottom 90% now hold the same amount of wealth for the first time since 1937. Want to live in a feudal society/aristocracy? Vote for the lower taxes, lower wages, less regulations, less workers’ rights, pro-mercenary/privatization of war party. The Unstoppable Rise Of US Wealth Inequality, Visualized Continue reading The Unstoppable Rise Of US Wealth Inequality, Visualized
Punchy old school beats and epic 80’s fashion with the Ultramagnetic MC’s “Travelling At The Speed Of Thought.” Continue reading Track of the day
John Oliver is hilariously skewering some truly worthy subjects in a way that makes you feel genuinely uncomfortable about what you’re laughing at. Continue reading On America’s Broken Prison System
Alison & Peter Smithson – Hexenhaus, Lauenförde, Germany Via 2 3 Continue reading Modernism at its Finest
All four major carriers in America offer phone insurance provided by one company. Here’s how it makes its money. The Great American Phone Insurance Rip-Off Continue reading The Great American Phone Insurance Rip-Off