I have his books, and admire his insight and wisdom–he was indeed a man not appreciated, mostly because it is easier for academicians and “experts” to compromise or slip a little and von Mises was hard edged and unyielding, which means he had no give for socialists or statists.
The WAPO wants a tyranny of bureaucrats. They hate the idea of scientific accountability and science integrity–it interferes with the lefty green agenda.
When gas prices go down, revenue from the gas tax, which is a per gallon tax, not a sales tax, actually goes up.
MS is never nice. I have had numerous friends die of MS. I know a number of people who have it.
The methodology used in surveys is multiple inquiry (most researchers would call it fishing) working the size of the cohort to your advantage–if the cohort is large you always can claim a result that is statistically significant if you don’t do the Bonferroni adjustment.
Thanks to the swirling controversy, you might get the impression that little is really known about exposure to BPA. Continue reading
This is an interesting development, the secretive Koch machine (little joke there), announces intentions to spend a billion, with a B. Well actually the price tag is like in the auto dealers, almost a billion.