The right way to approach energy policy

A news article in Nature highlights some encouraging developments among those willing to pursue alternative fuels: investment rather than coercion. Regardless what you think about global warming (I am a skeptic), the desire for most proponents of alternative energy policies…

Be nice to your wife, or it’ll cost you.

An interesting article in the Post about recent changes in Japanese divorce law. Apparently disgruntled wives can claim half of their men’s pensions in a divorce settlement. So…Japanese men are learning what American husbands have known for years: The evening…

Ron Paul, the patron saint of Libertarianism

Here’s an article about the Ron Paul phenomenon. As expected, there’s a little too much emphasis on the “liberal” part of modern “libertarianism” (the war on drugs is mentioned more than once), and of course the war on Iraq is…