Eric Florack on February 23rd, 2005

Jane at Asymmetrical Information regarding SUV safety; “Anti-SUV people, of whom there are a lot in my neck of the woulds, like to point out that many SUV’s are less safe than sedans. The reason that SUV’s are less safe is not, of course, that there is something inherently wrong with the vehicles; it’s that […]

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Eric Florack on February 23rd, 2005

Still have a Beagle Mix that needs a home. Freindly little guy. Can anyone help him?

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Eric Florack on February 23rd, 2005

Speaking of Libertarians and Republicans, Randy Barnett over at The Volokh Conspiracy makes the argument that … …the creation of the Libertarian Party has been very detrimental to the political influence of libertarians. Some voters (not many lately) and, more importantly, those libertarians who are interested in engaging in political activism (which does not include […]

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Eric Florack on February 23rd, 2005

Well, let’s see now. On the one hand we have Lawrence Summers, president of Harvard University, who said, in part: “In the special case of science and engineering, there are issues of intrinsic aptitude, and particularly of the variability of aptitude, and that those considerations are reinforced by what are in fact lesser factors involving […]

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Eric Florack on February 23rd, 2005

Someone wrote me a few weeks ago asking that very question, particularly noting my frequent linking to Billy Beck, Q&O and so on, rather frequently. And this morning, in my inbasket comes Mary Katharine Ham in The Insider Online last night, who writes some lines ostensibly regarding the supposed rift at CPAC. I think there […]

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Eric Florack on February 23rd, 2005

Engadget thinks they know what the story is on this bit with Paris Hilton and her Sidekick. (OK, yes… it’s rather a slow day around here… any other stupid questions?) Says Engadget: they guessed (correctly) that she wasn’t quite savvy enough to realize that everyone already knew what her answer would be to the secret […]

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Eric Florack on February 23rd, 2005

Ted Rall, for example. Captain’s Quarters does the (Fully Justified) victory dance.

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Eric Florack on February 23rd, 2005

If one ever needed indication that the Mayor of London, Ken Livingstone, is a drooling idiot…  it is this in the Sun-Times this morning. Of course, he is a darling of the far left, both in that country and this. Which ought to tell you something, as well.

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