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It’s a Party in America . . . Tax Refunds Arrived!

Our federal tax refund arrived! Whoo-hoo! We get back money which was ours all along, but was on loan to the government, interest-free . . . hey, suddenly this deal doesn’t sound so great after all . . . .

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Explaining China, Part I: The Scope of This Series, Which Includes the PRC, the ROC, the Han, and Greater China

I’m bringing a new topic to my blog. I’m going to attempt to explain things about China, the largest nation in which the Han (that’s the way to write, in English, the Chinese name for the Chinese people, as an … Continue reading

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Richard Feynman, on Limited Government

Source: The Meaning of It All, p. 57.

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A Serious Government Reform Proposal for the State of Arkansas

News item (http://www.thv11.com/story/life/2015/04/15/slide-the-city/25859617/): giant Slip-‘n’-Slide may be coming to downtown Little Rock, Arkansas. Here’s a photo from the news story. To reform state government, I think we should have this event come here every time the state legislature is in … Continue reading

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Not for Government Use

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Public Schools in the United States Should Rename the “Free Lunch”

If you live in the USA, you are probably familiar with the phrase “free lunch,” or “free and reduced lunch,” as used in a public-school context. For those outside the USA, though, an explanation of what that phrase means, in … Continue reading

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How to Fix the Gay Marriage Debate, and All Other Legal Problems Related to Marriage and Divorce, All At Once

The government is now deeply involved in the process of people getting into and out of marriages, but this was not always so. Marriage is simply an agreement — a contact — between at least two people. Or a person … Continue reading

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