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Post Grad

August 17, 2011


Dear Alexis Bledel, I have been reviewing your impressive filmography. Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants          Domestic Total Gross: $39,053,061. very nice. Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants Two Domestic Total Gross: $44,089,964. even better. Sin City                                                         Domestic Total Gross: $74,103,820. wow. … Post Grad                                                 Domestic Total Gross: $6,380,019. wah, wah, wah. I’d like to […]

How to prevent corruption: simplify

June 15, 2011


The US Government provides public education because we believe that democracies require an educated populace. Many decentralized notions including democratic governance and free markets require that people have the information they need to make good decisions. I see the obfuscation of information through legalese, hundred-page bills, and, less perniciously, through lazy design as a primary […]

Understanding the economic breakdown

June 8, 2011


I have been ultra fascinated by the economic breakdown and surrounding government, banking, and foreclosure scandals. My news and documentary consumption is at an all-time peak. I have watched many, many shows on the topic. I have been using these shows to get the knack of money, central banking, and the economy. In the process, […]

Get Ready…

April 10, 2011


There is a great scene in The Mummy where the mousy syncophant encounters the mummy for the first time. Terrified, he cycles through a wide array of talismans from the religions of the world that he is wearing around his neck mumbling the associated prayer for each symbol. He finally hits his star of David […]