Guns or Yogurt?

It appears that the New York State legislature will soon experience a clash between gun producers and gun control advocates. These quotes sum it all up: A Remington employee: “In my eyes, Reming…

Who Are We?

Environmental concerns? You might want to look at what the The American Community Survey for 2010 says about who drives alone to work (105 million) and how many of us take public transportation (7 mil…

Vaccine Dilemmas

Let’s try to make one federal budget decision. Who should receive the meningococcal vaccine? Debating the issue, we should be sure to remember pharmaceutical companies, the vaccine’s recip…

PC Benefits

We know that the computer has really made a difference. It replaced typewriters, photo albums, calculators and maybe even travel agents. But still, can we precisely state its impact? Yes, $1700. Econo…

Giving Life a Price

The people at OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) have been watching “Spider-Man.” Because of actors’ injuries during performances, the federal agency that monitors …

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