Thursday, October 27, 2016

I voted.






Starting to think about policies for 2018 and 2020 to better balance a) staying informed with b) defending the remaining hours and days of my life from the toxic wasteland of American political news and culture with c) defending my values from the kinds of people who make intentionally pollute American political culture in order to suppress participation in order to promote their policies.

Saturday, September 10, 2016

What's a millionaire?

1821, from French millionnaire (1762) .... The first in America is said to have been John Jacob Astor (1763-1848). —etymonline.com
What cost $1,000,000 in 1848 would cost $27,656,549.61 in 2015.  —The Inflation Calculator


Saturday, September 3, 2016