Wednesday, August 06, 2014

Linkdump of vacation-ness

That's right, my vacation starts today. And I need it, too. Here's some links to peruse...

The real Johnny Appleseed.

A possible pattern to big earthquakes? A decent hypothesis, but it needs more study.

Star Wars invades Kinkade.

Pizza for passengers grounded on the tarmac. Yum. Pizza.

Each US state represented as a scene in LEGO bricks. I like New Mexico. I can't say Washington is accurate around here, but in the Seattle area, sure...

Gee, I wonder what state this represents?

Google Tips.

How about some neat pictures of soldiers' kits from various wars?

Top paid CEOs perform the worst. This pretty much demolishes the excuse that you have to pay CEOs more to get the best.

A well-balanced article on "The Hum".

A good breakdown of the faults in the Supreme Court's "We Hate Women" Hobby Lobby case.

This guy gets it.
Which is why the fundamental law of capitalism must be: If workers have more money, businesses have more customers. Which makes middle-class consumers, not rich businesspeople like us, the true job creators. Which means a thriving middle class is the source of American prosperity, not a consequence of it. The middle class creates us rich people, not the other way around.