politics / writing

How to Write About Economics and Politics Without P**** People Off

with a sense of humor… Political  Science for Dummies DEMOCRAT You  have two cows. Your neighbor has none. You  feel guilty for being successful. REPUBLICAN You  have two cows. Your neighbor has none. So? SOCIALIST You  have two cows. The government takes one and gives it to  your neighbor. You form a cooperative to tell … Continue reading

politics / research

What You Ought to Know About HR 3200–It Requires ‘Plain Language’

I have a Bachelors in Economics (and one in Russian Studies), an MBA, a broker’s license. I’ve negotiated commercial lease contracts and raised two children. Does it sound like I’m smart enough to figure this health care bill stuff out? Before you answer that, let me rephrase: Do the qualifications of our congresspeople include what … Continue reading