Links Between Liberalism and Capitalism

I originally watched the landmark Milton Friedman series, “Free to Choose“, years ago when my sons were just becoming exposed to macroeconomics.  On the recent 40th anniversary of the show, the original producer had some interesting comments about how Friedman’s

More Engineering Humor

Newton asked a group of medical students, science students, management students, and engineering students the question, “How can you write 4 in between 5 with just 2 characters?” The medical students answered, “This is a joke, right?” The science students

Only an Engineer Understands

A pretty decent article in Interesting Engineering: 1. You have the constant urge to build and tinker with something 2. Always thinking about making things work better 3. Going into a project and having absolutely no idea what to do

Ignoring the Smoking Gun

It’s pretty obvious that mainstream media (CBS, NBC, ABC, CNN, NY Times, etc.) is doing everything possible to hide the obvious facts about the Biden family from the public: What they didn’t report on is the obvious thing the emails

Engineering Humor

A priest, a doctor, and an engineer were waiting one morning for a particularly slow group of golfers. The engineer fumed, “What’s with those guys? We must have been waiting for fifteen minutes!” The doctor chimed in, “I don’t know,

Harvesting Ohio Watermelons

While Ohio has a relatively short growing season for watermelon, I decided to grow a few this year (these plants also like to use up a lot of garden real estate).  It’s now October and time to harvest some of

Politicians and Wealth

I’m sure that many of us wonder how politicians become so wealthy when “sacrificing” to become stewards of the country… To be reasonable, a salary of $174,000 a year as a US congressman is nothing to sneeze at.  However, it’s

The Politics of Woke Corporations

It is interesting how many US corporations are blindly embracing Black Lies Matter and Antifactual, while at the same time ignoring very real violations of human rights in other parts of the world.  A deeper dive into the underlying motivations