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The Perils of Everyone Thinking Alike – Part 3

The third article that appeared that day was a Wall Street Journal section called “Squaring Off ” on Big Issues on Energy.  They had people who were for or against the proposed activities presented.  The people were wiling to tell … Continue reading

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The Perils of Everyone Thinking Alike – Part 2

If you read part one when it was 1st published, it’s pretty obvious that I wasn’t a Journalism major.  I have recently made changes to correct sentence structure, spelling, and some wording to make it more readable and understandable.  But … Continue reading

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The Perils of Everyone Thinking Alike – Part 1

There were recently several articles in papers that I thought dealt with the same basic subject – “How did we get so polarized?”  Of the three that I would like to comment on in the next three parts to this … Continue reading

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Public Knowledge, Projections, and Memory

In 1978, the U. S. Congress enacted energy legislation that outlawed the use of Natural Gas to generate electricity.  “knowledgeable Experts” were projecting that we would be out of natural gas by 1985.  Thus the popular opinion was we were facing a … Continue reading

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Not-for Profit College Cost rising faster than inflation – Pt 2

In Part-1, we talked about non-profit colleges and three things that have changed in the last 30 or 40 years.  (1) The recognized effect of big time athletic programs and the fact that college coaches salaries have risen to be … Continue reading

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Why Are not-for-profit College Costs increasing faster than inflation?

My paper carried an article a few months ago that the highest paid state employee in all bur one or two states is that states major college football coach, with the college basketball coaches not far behind.  From the numbers … Continue reading

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