Why Increasing Minimum Wage is a Bad Idea for Business

This week I read a story about how the Newfoundland minimum wage was going up to $9.50 an hour, and how a local business leader thinks that this is a mistake. In the interest of inflaming people, I think the guy is right. For some reason, people think that price controls on things are aContinue reading “Why Increasing Minimum Wage is a Bad Idea for Business”

Is Brit Hume out of line?

Many people on the blogosphere have been commenting on the statements of Brit Hume on Fox News Sunday, where he said essentially that Tiger Woods should turn to faith in Jesus Christ. Now, most will recognize that I would agree with that statement (though I might quibble with Hume’s phrasing). I agree that Buddhism isContinue reading “Is Brit Hume out of line?”

A Word on (comment) Etiquette

With the positive things dealt with over the last 2 days, it’s now a good time to give the basic rules for the (now fully moderated) comments section. I get to choose whether or not I post your comments. I reserve the right to edit your comment (usually if your ideas are worthwhile, but you’reContinue reading “A Word on (comment) Etiquette”