The smart money is acting rather strange

“When government – in pursuit of good intentions – tries to rearrange the economy, legislate morality, or help special interests, the cost comes in inefficiency, lack of motivation, and loss of freedom. Government should be a referee, not an active player.” — Milton Friedman . . . . . . . In every crowd, there […]

The future isn’t what it used to be

“Everything is becoming science fiction. From the margins of an almost invisible literature has sprung the intact reality of the 20th century.” — J. G. Ballard . . . . . . . In North America, the future is always greater than the sum of the past, because we live with one foot in the […]