Monthly Archives: June 2012

Social Security Updates

It seems to me… “For more than forty years, the United States Congress has shamelessly used payroll taxes intended for Social Security to fund big government spending.”  ~ Mike Pence. An entitlement is a guarantee of access to benefits within … Continue reading

Posted in Adjustment, COLA, Cost-of-Lving, Entitlement, Federal Insurance Contributions Act, FICA, Retirement, Social Security | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Impact of Virtualization

It seems to me… Digital media has destroyed much of the magic and mystery of the medium ~ John Dyer. Recent articles on virtualization [i] discussed how Internet availability has changed the way we think about some of the more … Continue reading

Posted in Bandwidth, Books, Cameras, CDs, Digital, Digital, Download, DVDs, Facebook, Frame Rate, HDTV, Infrastructure, Internet, Mobile, Movies, Music, Network, Phones, Pictures, Skype, Speed, Transmission, Upload, Virtualization | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

The Genetic Impact

It seems to me… “The science of genetics is in a transition period, becoming an exact science just as the chemistry in the times of Lavoisier, who made the balance an indispensable implement in chemical research.”  ~ Wilhelm Ludvig Johannsen, … Continue reading

Posted in Alzheimer's, Analysis, Biology, Breast, Cancer, Counseling, Discrimination, Environment, Genetics, Genomes, Genomics, Image, Machine Learning, Medical, Medical, Medical Diagnosis, Phenylketonuria, Physicians, Physiology, PKU, Treatment | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Time to Reverse Directions

It seems to me… “A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.”  ~ John Stuart Mill, 1859. While key to the success of any … Continue reading

Posted in Budget, Chattel, Conservatives, Defense, Deficit, Deficit, Discrimination, Economic, Education, Engineering, Engineering, Equality, Extremist, Globalization, Healthcare, Ideology, Information, Infrastructure, Justice, Knowledge, Medicare, National, Opportunity, Program, Racism, Regulation, Research, Sexism, Slavery, Social, Society, Tax, Taxes, Technology, Unemployment, Wealthy, Welfare | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments