Philosophy

How Bitcoin is Reinventing The Monetary System: Q&A with Laissez Faire Books’ Jeffrey Tucker

“We’re talking about reinventing the world’s monetary system…from the ground up,” says Jeffrey Tucker, executive editor of Laissez Faire Books, and an enthusiastic proponent of the open source peer-to-peer currency system Bitcoin. After participating in a panel discussion on Bitcoin at Freedom Fest, Tucker sat down with Reason Magazine’s Matt Welch to explain why he…

The Truth About Circumcision

Stefan Molyneux breaks down the truth behind circumcision, including details on the procedure, it’s history, rate of occurrence, claimed medical justifications, relation to masturbation, negative consequences and it’s morality.

You are The God

In this article, I’m going to propose some radical logic.  I’ve found that trying to write this logic out in such a way as to get others to understand the meaning behind it is an incredibly difficult challenge.  I welcome any criticism of the logic I put forth here, as it will help me to…

The Will and Ways of Hope

An interesting article from Psychology Today notes that a 12 point test of a person’s hope for the future is a better indicator of how well they will preform in law school than the LSAT test. Indeed, hope seems to be the leading predictor of success for a wide range of activities. The article notes…

There Is No Political Solution

In the end, there are only technological solutions. That means you don’t have to worry about politics as long as technology keeps progressing. Politics is a problem.  Technology finds ways of eliminating problems.. ALL problems. Got a problem moving things? Man invents the wheel.  Got a problem adding things?  Man invents the calculator.  Got a…

Fascinating Discussion of Cell Membranes As Liquid Crystal Computers

Tom Campbell, physicist (formerly with NASA), and Bruce Lipton, biologist (author of The Biology of Belief),  present a wonderful discussion on the nature of cellular biology and its relationship to consciousness and quantum mechanics.  They propose the theory of a digital reality, rather than a continuous reality, as an explanation for time and movement, as well…

Casino Justice In A Free Society

For those of you who are unfamiliar with how a justice system in a free society would most likely operate, take a moment to view this video by economist David Friedman.   It goes over the basics of how a justice system in a free society would operate.  For the rest of the article, I will assume…