Monthly Archives: September 2013

Is Mexico the New Land of Opportunity?

Damien Cave of the New York Times reports that Mexico is attracting migrants: Mexico, whose economic woes have pushed millions of people north, is increasingly becoming an immigrant destination. The country’s documented foreign-born population nearly doubled between 2000 and 2010, … Continue reading

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Is Mark Zuckerberg Working for the CIA?

As one of the Elite 1000 Facebook Boycotters Under 60, I’m amused by The Onion News Network video below:

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A Chilean Works in Canada

From Jamie Moreno at Quora, commenting on What facts about the United States do foreigners not believe until they come to America? When my husband moved here (to Canada) he was a Chilean living in Spain. When he first arrived, … Continue reading

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Gratitude: The Secret to Happiness

Tyler Cowen of the Marginal Revolution blog discusses the politics of envy, stealing from some people to appease others: Almost all redistributive rhetoric urges people to dwell on the negative – you or other people aren’t getting what is due. … Continue reading

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