Time to Get Tough on India Stealing Our Stuff

Quite simply, from pharmaceuticals to motion pictures to software, India is stealing our stuff. India ranks dead last among major economies in protection of intellectual property rights, according to a comprehensive analysis by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. And despite lots of talk and visits from Secretary of State John Kerry and Vice President Joe…

5 Ways to Make Your Move Green

Moving season and Earth Day are here, two occasions you probably never put together. However, they compliment each other quite nicely, saving you moving costs and impact on the environment. When you hear the term “green moving,” it might invoke images of packing your things in grass and bamboo baskets, or perhaps a VW van…

How Not to Talk About Wealth Inequality

Have you heard we live in an oligarchy? Perhaps you’ve been told America is a plutocracy? Is that because of widespread demagogy? Circumlocution: a big word meaning using unnecessarily lofty words to express an idea. Pat Bagley / Salt Lake Tribune Welcome to the baffling world of liberal-speak. Oligarchy, plutocracy and demagogy: The holy trinity…

Let’s Get Lethaler

  You’d think Americans have enough stuff to worry about. Severe drought desiccating a third of the country. A political system whose major talent is demonstrating stasis in action. The rich using the poor as fleshy paving stones for the road to mansions on the hill. Ben Affleck as Batman. Nate Beeler / Columbus Dispatch…