By Grace Lidia Suárez Just to prove that occasionally I think about stuff other than politics or computers, here are someContinue reading »
By Grace Lidia Suárez Just to prove that occasionally I think about stuff other than politics or computers, here are some thoughts on lavender, vanilla, and minimalism. In case you don’t know what minimalism is: Minimalism is a tool that can assist you in finding freedom. Freedom from fear. Freedom from
By Grace Lidia Suárez Trolls. Not since we cheered on Bilbo Baggins in The Hobbit have we heard so much about trolls. But what is a troll and how do you spot one? Definitions vary, though I like this one from Wikipedia: In Internet slang, a troll (/tro?l, tr?l/) is a
By David Malcolm Following the recent mass shooting in Florida, Donald Trump has indicated that he supports improved background checks on gun owners. The statement comes after a meeting with Republican Senator John Cornyn and the revival of a bipartisan bill regarding the issue, though he stopped short of endorsing the bill.
By Darrell Roberts A very stable genius recently said, “They are laughing their asses off in Moscow. Get smart America!” The same stable genius also sent numerous tweets to point out how everyone else but him was guilty of something or other. He was quick to remind all that he never
By Grace Lidia Suárez The Fourth Circuit has upheld the trial court’s decision striking down Trump’s Travel Ban 3.0. This decision agrees with the Ninth Circuit opinion, which is before the Supreme Court. Professor Ilya Somin, writing in The Volokh Conspiracy, says, Yesterday, the US Court of Appeals for the
By David Malcolm Political philosopher Thomas Hobbes once wrote that the life of a man was ‘nasty, brutish and short.‘ Looking at today, he could easily have been writing about the United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP). The party of Nigel Farage which helped propel Britain into Brexit has fallen a long