Monthly archives: November, 2013

On Philosophy, ethics and prejudice

I studied Philosophy as an undergrad. Philosophy is defined as: a love and pursuit of wisdom by intellectual means and moral self-discipline. As an academic discipline, it falls under the university Science and Liberal Arts curriculum and consists of logic, ethics, aesthetics, metaphysics and epistemology.

I regularly attended Philosophy colloquiums, where professors……

Stop logic

Investopedia defines financial markets as: “any marketplace where buyers and sellers participate in the trade of assets such as equities, bonds, currencies and derivatives. Financial markets are typically defined by having transparent pricing, basic regulations on trading, costs and fees and market forces determining the prices of securities that trade.

Most financial……

The outrage will not be televised

Controlling your perception is the task of the corporate media.

In the United States, 90% of the media—television, print news, radio, film and online—is controlled by six companies.

When only six companies control virtually all……

When I’m 94

Given the ratio of retirees to workers in the U.S. is currently 2:1, I think an update of the Beatles song When I’m 64 is in order:

As I get older, unable to retire,
Many years from now,
Will you still be offering entitlements
Like Medicaid and Medicare or will it all be……

Feeling safer yet?

Air travel in the U.S. is going to become a whole lot safer. Sure, you may have felt a little uneasy after the senseless shooting at LAX back in 2013 targeting those brave men and women who make sure there are no bombs in our shoes and undies nor any shampoo in our……