Daily Archives: Monday, May 26, 2008

Gas Tax, please

Dr. Greg Mankiw calls it “The Pigou Club” (after economist Arthur Pigou, who advocated using taxes as a way to correct for negative externalities). That Software Guy calls it the “fund the war and the follow up costs, including veterans … Continue reading

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RIP J.R. Simplot – from chips to chips

J.R. Simplot passed away today.   A real Horatio Alger story – started in business at 14. In 1923, he left home with four $20 gold coins and paid $1 a day for room and board at Declo’s only hotel. As … Continue reading

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Happy Memorial Day!

Thank a veteran that you can still rock in America!

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