The Mortgage Deduction Should Be Done Away With–But It Won’t. Interesting history around how the mortgage deduction came about, why it’s not really a good thing, but why it won’t go away any time soon.
Yet more speculation on the wherefores of the tax cuts brouhaha: Setting Up The Battle On Their Turf.
Oh snap: Quote Of The Day – Bristol Palin. Plus, the utter incongruity of an illiterate 20 year old referencing Indigo Girls and k. d. lang? I DON’T THINK SO.
Interesting commentary on Gore v. Bush ten years on: Precedent and Prologue. However, as the article itself notes, the decision itself says that it shouldn’t be used as precedent material and so I find it a good thing that it hasn’t been. However, history and present day circumstances around it are worth reviewing.
It’s fascinating to see how Gibson’s views have changed over time. If you recall, he authored the dystopian novel Neuromancer in 1984. The Vulture Transcript: Sci-Fi Author William Gibson on Why He Loves Twitter, Thinks Facebook Is ‘Like a Mall,’ and Much More.
And just for my inner geek: Star Wars Paper Snowflakes. Maybe I’ll pass this along to my nephews *evil grin*.
There is nothing to say to this but *facepalm* Medical researcher discovers integration, gets 75 citations. Um, yeah.