Archive for May, 2017

The Mortgage Interest Deduction and Inequality

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

This article is a good read:

How Homeownership Became the Engine of American Inequality

It contains some historical points about the New Deal that I didn’t know, and describes the emergence of the so-called “submerged state” I’ve written about previously.

So true

Friday, May 5th, 2017

While reading “The Bertrand Russell Collection: 8 Classic Works” last night, I accidentally read this sentence:

That some risk of error remains must be admitted, since human beings are fallible.

…as…

That some risk of error remains must be admitted, since human beings are infallible.