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Grab Your #SoTU Pom-Poms

and shake them for this Presidential Pep Rally from the objective and non-partisan National Academies Press. There are NAS books and government programs…

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Water Displacement Forty

Hank Cox over at the Shopfloor blog at the National Association of Manufacturers reports that we’ve lost the marketing wizard behind WD-40, John Barry……

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Milton Friedman on Greed

Don Boudreaux of Cafe Hayek notes that on Friday [Nov. 16], nobel economist Milton Friedman will have been dead for one year. He forwarded…

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Now THIS is global warming!

When the sun swells into a red giant in about 5 billion years, “Earth Might Survive Sun’s Explosion,” observational evidence of other star systems…

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Need. More. TV. sez PFF

The Progress and Freedom Foundation’s Scott Wallsten notes the urgency of franchise reform as the path to greater broadband access and availability. The FCC’s recent…

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Imagine no FCC?

Jack Shafer ponders the case for abolishing FCC in Slate’s blog.  He wonders what things would be like if the philosophy of FCC’s control…

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Regulation Before Occupation

Several public policy groups are beginning to set up limited operations within the virtual realm called Second Life; lectures, publications, that sort of thing.

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Good Government! (Sit!…Stay!…)

The Antitrust Modernization Commission will report recommendations for streamlining the nation’s antitrust laws sometime in April 2007; while the ponderous commission has been around…