This video is pretty out there for our conservative readers. The hippy “back to the land” bit at the beginning may put some people off. But I encourage you to look past that to see the statement of human independence that these people are making on a small plot of land in Pasadena California.
We hear over and over that inflation is in check, and if anything that we need more inflation. We are told that the CPI is bumping along at between 1-2%. That it’s been at about this rate for years. But you tell me. Is this reflective of your experience?
Who ever thought that so many battles would surround raw milk? I don’t even like milk but I’m beginning to feel like I need to go out and buy some to help these folks.
But I think it might be illegal to buy in Virginia. I’ll have to go to the black market.
Ever wonder about the degree to which large corporations have an interest in the food stamp program?
The public has had no idea how much money retailers have been making off of food stamps. But a judge has ruled that this information must now be made available.
A couple of days ago we wrote about robots developed by Boston Dynamics – funded by DARPA – which may some day soon be deployed as an adjunct and perhaps even one day as a replacement for human soldiers. Scary stuff.
The market demanded non-GMO cereal and General Mills delivered. My bet is many people will be buying Cheerios for the first time in a long time once the new formula hits the shelves.
Many companies hope to send an employee into a government agency to influence regulation. How much better if the employee can actually shape government regulation to promote and sell a specific product! Monsanto seems to have accomplished this — and much more.