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Scientific Progress, Roles, and Culture – Part 3

Scientific progress has taken a lot of the work out of the essentials of everyday life.  Food and shelter take less hard work and less time.  Women’s housework automation has increased their free time.  The result of that is a … Continue reading

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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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Liberals and Conservatives – Pt. 2

There’s an old saying:  “The road to Hell is paved with good intentions.”   I used to think that meant that I did not do something that I intended to do and maybe promised someone that I would do.  Then … Continue reading

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Hurry Up or Wait – Which is Better?

The Wall Street Journal last week-end carried a book review of a book by Frank Partnoy entitled Wait; The Art and Science of Delay. One of the quotes from the book that I find memorable and thought-provoking is “Don’t just … Continue reading

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Economics, Fairness & Measurement

Last week I heard Dr. Everett Piper speak.  Dr. Piper is President of Oklahoma Wesleyan University in Bartlesville Oklahoma.  Last year CBS Money Watch ranked Oklahoma Wesleyan as the best in the nation for the second year in a row.  … Continue reading

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