Month: July 2012

Money as the Root of All Good

I thought I’d do Ayn Rand a favor and cut Francisco’s BRILLIANT speech at Jim Taggert’s wedding in Atlas Shrugged, down to what needed to be said.  Rand likes to spend too much time personifying and attacking the enemies of capitalism instead of embracing the meaning of it.  This passage…

How Slow Can You Go?

Just how bad is immigration policy in the United States?  There is a plot being hatched to park a ship in international waters and allow skilled, foreign-born workers the opportunity to work for US companies (including startups) from there.  H1-B visas are capped at 85,000 and were exhausted in 10 weeks this…