Ideas and Issues

These articles relate to ideas and issues.

149. Avoid Flame Wars

Use these A B and C fire extinguisher codes as cues to avoid flame wars. Changed 21 Jan 2018

144. Beating a Dead Horse

Often well-meaning people waste a lot of time in discussions that have such little chance of positive result, that it wastes a lot of time. Changed 21 Jan 2018

142. Celebrate Differences

Elisany de Cruz Silva is 6ft 8in tall, with her husband Francinaldo da Silva, who is 5ft 4in. If they can make it work, why not the rest of us? Changed 21 Jan 2018

140. Please avoid ALL CAPS

A graphic showing why you should avoid all caps and full justification. Changed 24 Jan 2018

134. How does “Trickle Down” work again?

Two girls discuss “Trickle Down” economics. Changed 22 Jan 2018

133. Slippery Slope Canyon

We are on a Slippery Slope, in so many ways! Changed 22 Jan 2018

131. Never Teach a Pig to Sing — Heinlein

Heinlein’s great “Never Try to Teach a Pig to Sing” comment. Changed 22 Jan 2018

128. White America’s ignorant bliss

The reflex action to events involving police and black men. Changed 22 Jan 2018

126. Fugelsang: Trust Government?

Trust government only if victim is an unarmed blackperson. Changed 24 Jan 2018

125. The Scorpion and the Frog

Aesop’s fable of the scorpion and the frog. Changed 26 Jan 2018

122. Get Money Out of Politics

What we can do to get money out of politics. Changed 26 Jan 2018

119. Aldous Huxley 1958 Mind Manipulation

Aldous Huxley on government, oligarchy, and mind-manipulation. Changed 24 Jan 2018

115. Walmart’s Worst Nightmare: WinCo

Article comparing Walmart to WinCo. Changed 24 Jan 2018

112. The 1% of the 1%

Graphic showing what the 1% of the 1% looks like. Changed 24 Jan 2018


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