On Safety Measures - May 7, 2017

On Sincerity - April 30, 2017

Objective, Subjective, and Narrative - April 16, 2017

No Utopia - April 9, 2017

Death by Assimilation - March 26, 2017

Ends and Means - March 5, 2017

The Insurrection of 2017 - January 29, 2017

True Leadership - January 15, 2017

Many Hands - December 18, 2016

My Story of Oil - December 4, 2016

All Men Created Equal - November 6, 2016

A World Without Borders - September 18, 2016

Fractured Reality - August 28, 2016

Sparkly Shoes - August 7, 2016

The Core of Fanaticism - July 31, 2016

Taking Responsibility - July 17, 2016

Rules of Engagement - July 10, 2016

The Durability of Monarchy - June 12, 2016

Something Happening Here - May 8, 2016

The Curse of Subjectivity - May 1, 2016

Money and Politics - April 24, 2016

Knowing the Other - April 17, 2016

Passing the Test - April 10, 2016

The Power of Teamwork - April 3, 2016

Ghost Dichotomies - March 27, 2016

The Fairy Mirror - March 20, 2016

Middle Eastern Misogyny - March 13, 2016

The Science of Self-Determination - February 28, 2016

Folk Wisdom - February 21, 2016

Socializing the Sexes - January 17, 2016

My One Rule - January 10, 2016

Needs vs. Wants II - December 20, 2015

If I Had to Live Abroad - November 1, 2015

All, More, Less, Some, None, or Enough? – October 25, 2015

Killing Us with Our Idealism - October 18, 2015

Soi-Disant Green is People - October 11, 2015

Changing the World - October 4, 2015

Listening Between the Lines - September 20, 2015

Conceptual Tools - September 6, 2015

Civilization and Its Stressors - August 30, 2015

Markets ’R’ Us – August 16, 2015

Victimology - July 26, 2015

The Risk-Transfer Society - July 19, 2015

Getting Real About Water - June 21, 2015

Politics and Personal Honor - June 14, 2015

Rights and Their Suppression - May 24, 2015

Business Over Government - May 10, 2015

Needs vs. Wants - April 5, 2015

One-upmanship - March 15, 2015

Computers and the Totalitarian State - March 1, 2015

The Assumptions of Social Engineering - February 2, 2015

Realities of the Electric Grid - January 25, 2015

On the Virtues of Being a Contrarian - January 11, 2015

On Graffiti and Vandalism - December 21, 2014

The Art of the Possible - December 14, 2014

The Insurance Model for Health Care - December 7, 2014

Stranger Than Fiction - November 23, 2014

The Saving Grace of Democracy - November 2, 2014

We Need a Grand Challenge - September 28, 2014

The Old Roman Way - September 21, 2014

Self-Defense and the Rape Culture - July 13, 2014

The Rectification of Names - June 8, 2014

Hard Money, Soft Ideas - June 1, 2014

Defining Oneself by the Group - May 25, 2014

Fantasy as Public Policy - May 18, 2014

Public Service - April 20, 2014

Creative Tension, Creative Destruction - April 13, 2014

In Defense of Denial - March 30, 2014

The Kindness of Strangers - March 23, 2014

The ’Bots Are Coming! - March 2, 2014

The Power of Personal Honor - December 22, 2013

The Thomassian Jihad - December 8, 2013

The Labor Theory of Value - November 10, 2013

Stressors - October 27, 2013

Safety Net vs. Hammock - October 20, 2013

Why Own When You Can Rent? - October 13, 2013

The Catbird Seat - September 29, 2013

The Death of Nuclear Power - July 21, 2013

Humankind’s Next Step – June 30, 2013

The Value of Money – June 23, 2013

A Drone in the Hive – June 16, 2013

Money vs. Ideology – May 12, 2013

The Dollar Value of Technical Advances – May 5, 2013

When Strength is Weakness – April 21, 2013

Replicator Economics – April 14, 2013

Worst of Times, Best of Times – February 3, 2013

Reversing the Controls – January 20, 2013

On Being a Contrarian – January 13, 2013

Getting Serious About Gun Control – December 23, 2012

Getting Serious About Global Warming – December 16, 2012

When You Call 911 – December 2, 2012

Thoughts on Public Health Care (II) – November 25, 2012

Thoughts on Public Health Care (I) – November 18, 2012

Not With a Whimper – November 11, 2012

Mass Effects and Magical Thinking – November 4, 2012

American Culture, American Character – October 28, 2012

Never the Devil You Know – October 14, 2012

People Ain’t Stupid – September 2, 2012

The Parasite Problem – July 15, 2012

Yin and Yang – July 8, 2012

The Politics of Cuteness – July 1, 2012

Outside Looking In – June 24, 2012

Warriors vs. Soldiers – June 17, 2012

Economics of the Hive – May 6, 2012

Supply and Demand in a Digital Market – April 8, 2012

Freedom or Security? – February 19, 2012

Taxing the Wealthy – February 12, 2012

You Say You Want a Revolution – February 5, 2012

On Hating Humanity – January 29, 2012

The Coming Robotics Age – January 8, 2012

Capitalism and Civics – December 31, 2011

Formula for a Golden Age – December 24, 2011

Risk Free – December 4, 2011

What is Strength? – November 20, 2011

The Economy as an Ecology – November 14, 2011

When Corporations are People Too – November 6, 2011

Hunger for Absolutes – October 23, 2011

Aggression in a Polite Society – October 16, 2011

Where Were You When …? – September 11, 2011

War by Other Means – April 24, 2011

When a War Is Not a War – April 10, 2011

Freedom Fighters - April 3, 2011

Making the Nuclear Option Work - March 20, 2011

Automation, Work, and Personal Meaning – February 27, 2011

Athens and Rome – February 13, 2011

Madness and Method – January 16, 2011

The Politics of Balance – January 9, 2011

Personalized Medicine and the Insurance Model – December 26, 2010

We Get the Smart Ones – November 28, 2010

The Meaninglessness of Race – November 21, 2010

The Cost of Energy – November 14, 2010

Leaving Everyone a Little Bit Unhappy – November 7, 2010

Is Human Nature Perfectible? – October 31, 2010

When Socialism Works – October 10, 2010

It Isn’t a Pie – October 3, 2010

Politeness At Least – September 12, 2010

Truth is a Construct – August 29, 2010

Moon Race – August 8, 2010