At 6:36, we'll talk with economist Don Boudreaux about the good, the bad and the ugly of the work of new Nobel laureate in economics, Richard Thaler:
Here's Thaler saying why he believes certain kinds of "nudges" are better than laws, but as the reporter implies where do you draw the line between a "nanny state" and freedom (even after moving away from laws.)
I don't use pot...never have...but a change in our law regarding marijuana-based "edibles" is interesting, and even as a libertarian there's an aspect of it that I understand in the context of the fact that pot remains, unjustifiably, illegal at the federal level.
Animal-shaped marijuana-infused products banned as of Oct 1.
President Donald Trump may be satisfying his own ego, but this is NOT good for him, the country, or the GOP:
And then this...proving yet again that this president’s ego is more fragile than a hummingbird egg
On the other hand, I am looking forward to hearing him promote tax reform when talking to an audience containing a lot of truck drivers in western Pennsylvania today. If he can sell supply-side economics to the "working class" he'll be doing the entire nation a big favor.
I know that some listeners aren't happy with this story, but given the totality of the situation at this point I believe this is justice:
Harvey Weinstein now appears to be closer to the Bill Cosby category than the Bill O'Reilly category: