Jeremiah Dow

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How to really use bookmarks on iPhone and iPad

You probably already know how to save a bookmark on your iPhone or iPad, but you might not know just how many neat things you can do with them. You can customize your Safari home screen to show the bookmarks you want, but that’s just the beginning. Let’s find out how to <i>really</i> use bookmarks on your …

What part of ‘fair share’ doesn’t the Left understand?

Throughout the recent tax debate, we were treated to endless sanctimony from the Left on the need for “the rich” the pay their “fair share.” But how …

How to Group Mac App Icons More Prominently in Your Dock

In macOS, the Dock provides convenient one-click access to your most frequently used Mac applications. The simplest way to organize docked apps is to click and drag them into your preferred place, but here we're going to show you a lesser-known trick for arranging docked items more clearly.<p>To …

How to turn any song into a ringtone with GarageBand for iOS

There are very few iOS tasks that still require a Mac. One of those is getting your own ringtones onto your iPhone. You can buy them, but you can’t add a downloaded ringtone onto your iPhone without hooking up to iTunes. Or can you? GarageBand on iOS lets you save your own creations as ringtones, …

Music Production

To Be A Happy Person, Understand Marginal Utility

I’m at dinner and the hostess serves me pie for dessert. I gobble it up. Then the hostess says, “Would you like another piece?”<p>I politely decline.<p>In …

The Top Three Arguments against a Universal Basic Income

Unfortunately, a welfare state by any other name is still a welfare state.<p>Every so often a new study is released, concluding that a universal basic …

Socializing Through Single-Payer Will Lead To Rationing And Bankruptcy

With the Senate’s failure to pass legislation to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, the future of Obamacare and, more broadly, the crumbling …

Tax Withholding Is Miracle-Grow for Government

Withholding dramatically changed the psychology of paying taxes.<p>The internal revenue code is a reprehensible mess that torments taxpayers and …

Unlicensed Pet Sitters: The Latest Victim of New York's Regulatory State

By: Dave Albin <br>The New York City Health Department wants to ensure that pet sitters are licensed, and has warned a popular internet-based pet sitter …

Pets

My Name Is...No

Meghan Trainor's anthemic tribute to self ownership<p>The etiquette of information sharing in the age of social media has dramatically changed in the …

Don’t Let Politics Smash Your Ideals

There can be no lasting victory without first building the infrastructure of freedom.<p>If any good was to come from the November 2016 election – a …

Current National U.S. Debt - Approaching $20,000,000,000,000 - Updated: Now over 20T

<i>Updated:</i><p>The federal debt officially surpassed $20 trillion for the first time on September 8th, as the debt subject to the legal limit set by …

Monopoly Money Should Give Way to Choice in Currency

How Western countries became "democracies in deficit."<p>For more than two hundred years, practically all of even the most thoroughgoing free market …

Any of These 3 Bubbles Could Be about to Burst

The US has seen an unhealthy growth of subprime credit in three markets.<p>Moral hazard, easy money, and cheap credit have never produced good results. …

iPad 9.7 (2017) Vs iPad Pro Vs iPad Air 2 Vs iPad Mini 4: What's The Difference?

Apple has a new iPad in town and it’s the most affordable ‘full size’ tablet the company has ever produced. Unfortunately it also resides in one of Apple’s most confusing product families making it harder than it should be to understand which model of iPad is best for you.<p>So let’s break down what …

5 podcasts featuring interviews with contributors to A Companion to Ayn Rand....

ICYMI: Advice for Sniffing Out Unreliable News Sources. http://bit.ly/2ilHMaj

ICYMI: Advice for Sniffing Out Unreliable News Sources. http://bit.ly/2ilHMaj - Ayn Rand Institute - Google+

Do You Know These Survival Uses For Pine Resin?

In a survival situation, pine resin can make life a lot easier or it can even be a life saver.<p>Below are some of the more popular uses for pine resin, …

Printing

35 Reasons Coffee Filters are Survival Multitaskers

Every prepper knows that multipurpose items save space and money. Because of this, we stash things like salt, duct tape, vinegar, and paracord like …

Cleaning

New student #podcast hosts @ssfreespeech on #free speech. Watch now -> http:...

New student #podcast hosts @ssfreespeech on #free speech. Watch now -> http://bit.ly/2i6zoLW - Ayn Rand Institute - Google+

From communism to capitalism: How Christmas gift-giving has changed in Poland

Poles who grew up during the communist era love to tell their children and grandchildren that as kids, they would be satisfied with a simple orange under the Christmas tree.<p>This is, in part, an admonition against expecting a bountiful haul of presents, but it’s also an expression of nostalgia for …

George Selgin on central banking. Full talk from Objectivist Summer Conferenc...

George Selgin on central banking. Full talk from Objectivist Summer Conference 2015. http://bit.ly/2gR0jLP<p>The Destabilizing Consequences of Central …

Apple Leaks Reveal New iPhone Price Changes

Despite being a famously secretive company, these days Apple has to accept it cannot lock down the massive iPhone supply chain. As such leaks flow freely and the latest high profile ones indicate Apple is set to shake up iPhone pricing…<p>The news comes from two famously reliable sources: Mac Otakara …

Portland city council passes tax on CEOs who earn 100 times more than staff

The Portland, Oregon, city council has voted to pass a first-of-its-kind measure that would levy a tax on public companies whose CEO-to-workers pay ratio is more than 100-1.<p>Portland to vote on taxing companies if CEO earns 100 times more than staff<p>Read more<p>The new tax, which seeks to address income …

Self-Discipline Must Be Selfish

Who's it all really for?<p>Today’s the day. The day you get serious about your work, your studies, your finances, your health, your life. Commence …

A Prescient Critic of the Fed

One senator raised the alarm about the Fed<p>If I haven't been posting much lately, it's because I'm working on a paper about the 1908-12 National …

7 Harsh Realities Of Life Millennials Need To Understand

<b>Millennials.</b><p>They may not yet be the present, but they’re certainly the future. These young, uninitiated minds will someday soon become our …

Safe-Space

I Can and I Will

Fall 2011 issue -- <i>"Whether you think you can or think you can’t, you are right."</i><p>That pithy advice, usually attributed to Henry Ford, expresses one of …

Motivation

Did the Fed Really Say they Could Buy Stocks?

The Fed told Congress it would buy stocks if Congress allowed it. This statement has caused a lot of people to scratch their heads. Will this cause …