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Red-Ink Budgets Rooted In Our Red-Ink Thinking

By Bradley Harrington “The principle of spending money to be paid by posterity, under the name of funding, is but swindling futurity on a large scale.” — Thomas Jefferson, “Letter to John Taylor,” 1816 — Last week we determined that … Continue reading

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Even Blind Squirrels Trip on Acorns Every Now and Then

By Bradley Harrington “What is prudence in the conduct of every private family can scarce be folly in that of a great kingdom.” — Adam Smith, “The Wealth of Nations,” 1776 — It isn’t often that our state legislators get … Continue reading

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“Ballistic Missile Threat” Spurs Range of Thoughts

By Bradley Harrington “Why don’t we listen to the voices in our hearts? / ‘Cause then I know we’ll find we’re not so far apart / Everybody’s got to be happy, everyone should see / For we know the joy … Continue reading

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The Gift of Sight, and the Gift of Paying it Forward

By Bradley Harrington “I can see clearly now the rain is gone / I can see all obstacles in my way / Gone are the dark clouds that had me blind / It’s gonna be a bright, bright sun-shiny day … Continue reading

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The ENDOW Gravy Train: Rolling to Your Town Soon

By Bradley Harrington “You can’t push something that’s going faster than you are.” — Byron Harrington, “Social Discussions,” 1975 — Look, people, I’m not trying to beat up on Wyoming’s “Economically Needed Diversity Options for Wyoming” (ENDOW) bureaucrats, I promise … Continue reading

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A New Year, 2018: And the Search for Truth Continues

By Bradley Harrington “The most formidable weapon against errors of every kind is Reason. I have never used any other, and I trust I never shall.” — Thomas Paine, “The Age of Reason,” 1794 — Back one day shy of … Continue reading

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ENDOW Controls: Chimps Pounding Out Shakespeare

By Bradley Harrington “There is a tendency in a free market toward the establishment of a uniform rate of profit on capital invested on all the different branches of industry … The reason is that investors naturally prefer to earn … Continue reading

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