The funny thing is there people out there that are trying to deny the reality of these numbers. And they remind me of the economic equivalent of global warming deniers or creationists. But it's true we can all go confirm these numbers ourselves: 3 million of us own 40% of the country's wealth. And even some of these… » 8/30/14 2:24am Today 2:24am

I've gotten a little bit of that on FB, not about the Ice Bucket thing but crazy Reason Magazine reader rants and gun nut noise. I just click it away and tell FB not to bother me with it again. It's not my job to convince the world of stuff. I pick my battles. » 8/29/14 11:58pm Yesterday 11:58pm

Speaking as a citizen, the US, at the local, state and federal levels, doesn't like to spend money on things if they are not an immediate problem (Unless it's military in which case the sky is the limit.) and they are not pork barrels or some pet project of some senator, rep or council member. » 8/29/14 11:34am Yesterday 11:34am

Players can complain about level drains but, often forget that the Greater Restoration spell reverses all those losses, quickly—if you have the cash and you hurry (There is a time limitation.). The only exception to this is level loss from death—so don't die, right? » 8/29/14 10:26am Yesterday 10:26am