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Musings on Business, Society and Life

The Tom Brady Water Habit is Right, The Media is Wrong

Drinking Water Will NOT Kill You! I'm losing my fucking mind over this: "Tom Brady's Water Habit Could Kill an Ordinary Person." And all the terrible headlines about it. Really? Well, call me Superman, because I drink at least that much water every day and I weigh...

The Best Podcasting Software in 2018

What is the best podcasting software in 2018? There are so many options to launch and host your podcast. How are you supposed to choose the one for you? Libsyn, Blubrry, Podbean, Soundcloud, Spreaker, etc. There are a few services that let you record a call and do the...

Save 5000 in a year without cutting entertainment!

Save 5000 in a year without cutting entertainment You're looking to save money and not be bored. It sounds difficult, but it doesn't have to be. You can even lose weight and get healthier in the process! Some articles on how to save 5000 in a year talk about making...

MLB Expansion and Realignment

The MLB Expansion and Realignment It's coming. Commissioner Manfred has talked about it. The fans are getting ready for it. It's been 20 years since an MLB expansion and realignment (not counting moving the Astros to the AL in 2013 so they could win the 2017 World...

8 Reasons Why You Should Give Up Drinking for 30 Days

8 Reasons Why You Should Give Up Drinking for 30 Days Drinking alcohol is a huge part of our culture. If you step back and think, you'll realize it's all marketing. Like: drinking is some luxurious thing. Or drinking is what you do for sports events. Or drinking is...

Being anti-GMO is morally wrong

GMOs had a bad rep for a minute, but being anti-GMO is morally wrong. Let me explain: There are over 7 Billion people on the planet. We need to feed these people. And if we kill all the mosquitos (we should) and keep curing diseases, we'll have even more hungry mouths...

6 Steps on How to Host a Small House Party

I recently read the article in the May issue of GQ on Hosting. It was very helpful. A lot of people would rather have a small gathering in a comfortable setting than be out in a crowded venue where you can't hear the people talk because obnoxious music is blaring....

Where to Get a Good Cheap Mattress

Where to Get a Good Cheap Mattress You spend 1/4 to 1/3 of your life on your mattress. It's probably worth getting a good one. Sleep is vitally important for your health. Good sleep improves your life in many ways. Those are topics for other posts, obviously. I just...

Let’s Cut Cable to Save Money and Time

Most people watch a lot of television. Most people complain about not having money or time for activities that would improve their quality of life. There's a solution: cut cable to save money and time! Let's say you have a cable package that costs you $100/month. If...

Why We Need to Fund Universal Healthcare in America

We can afford it. We can't afford not to do it. We must figure out how to fund universal healthcare in America. I've thought about this a lot. Insurance is wasteful. Obamacare was awful. Trumpcare is not much better. Why does healthcare cost so much more in the US...

Why We Should Eliminate the Corporate Income Tax

We should eliminate the corporate income tax because it's ineffective. According to this article, 20% of corporations don't even pay a dime. But they had profits... And there's plenty more that get loopholes thanks to lobbyists to cut their rate from 35% to an...

Make Taxation Theft Again! … Or How to Fix Taxation

I couldn't decide what to call this, so I doubled down with two titles: "Make Taxation Theft Again" or "How to Fix Taxation." You've seen the hats that look like MAGA but say, "Make Taxation Theft Again!" Right? Pretty clever. Taxing income is taxing labor. Taxing...

The Cost of Providing a Universal Basic Income

I talk about basic income a lot. Mostly because we need it. But what is the cost of providing a universal basic income? There is about to be massive job loss. I mean MILLIONS OF JOBS DISAPPEARING. Truck driver? Gone. Uber driver? Gone. Taxi driver? Gone. Fast food...

This is What a Women’s March Should Be

Happy International Women's Day! Leave it to a man to tell y'all how to do it. haha I jest. But I am a very principled person. And I do stand for women. On liberty, always. I don't take the politically correct and convenient stances though. I take the tough stances....

Our Power Grid is About to Change Forever

Batteries are getting better. They'll soon hold more energy longer periods of time, rapidly dropping the cost of energy. Wind power is illogical in many cases. Hydro can really mess up aquatic life systems, so that's not viable for an ecologically responsible...

Developers Should Focus on Android. Here’s Why.

Developers should focus on Android. Most apps launch on iOS first though. Some never make it to Android. That's mostly because all the Silicon Valley kids have iPhones. They build for themselves and their friends - rich kids who can afford iPhones that cost over $700!...

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