Rothbard: These Are the Best Libertarian Educators | Mises Wire

The third attribute of outstanding libertarian educators, according to Rothbard, was “a willingness to be ‘extreme’ in their position.” He identified the defining characteristic of the extremist by contrasting him with the much beloved “moderate.” Wrote Rothbard:  “Despite the fact that the ‘moderate,’ nonextremist is almost always considered to be the truly influential and ‘practical’ person … the moderate is only hailed by everyone precisely because he doesn’t have any true influence, precisely because he only comforts people in their cherished errors rather than liberates them in the direction of the truth.”

Source: Rothbard: These Are the Best Libertarian Educators | Mises Wire

“13. My girlfriend, Kristina, has an advanced degree from UC Berkeley, plays multiple instruments, has succeeded in several fields, and now has 3.3 million Instagram followers. The writer mentioned her bra size.” Some Fake News About Me from Bloomberg | Scott Adams’ Blog

13. My girlfriend, Kristina, has an advanced degree from UC Berkeley, plays multiple instruments, has succeeded in several fields, and now has 3.3 million Instagram followers. The writer mentioned her bra size.

Source: Some Fake News About Me from Bloomberg | Scott Adams’ Blog

RIP Hans Rosling, Who Saw and Explained Our Wonderful World | Foundation for Economic Education

Rosling’s punchline was consistently optimistic, yet carried an implied warning that human progress depends on continuing to practice ideas that work rather than what we wished would work.

Source: RIP Hans Rosling, Who Saw and Explained Our Wonderful World | Foundation for Economic Education