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 a … Continue reading Why Increasing Minimum Wage is a Bad Idea for Business
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 is … Continue reading Is Brit Hume out of line?
One of the main topics dealt with on this blog is Religion, and especially Christianity. Now, I do not expect all (or even most) of my readers to agree with me on this topic. It's a highly debated one. That said, I have noticed a disturbing trend when it comes to this topic as its … Continue reading A Word on Using Logic
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're … Continue reading A Word on (comment) Etiquette
Yesterday I explained the reasons for my return to wordpress, and the fact that I'm going to have a slightly different ethos for the posts I create. I figured that before I set the (negative) ground rules for the blog, and especially for comments, that I should tell you, my dear readers, what to expect … Continue reading What is this blog?