Lamy – Safari (Extra-Fine Fountain Pen)

After nearly two weeks with my new Lamy Charcoal Gray Safari fountain pen, I’m ready to give it two thumbs up. As someone who tends to write extremely small (my wife claims illegibly small) I opted for the extra-fine point nib. Compared to other p…

Op-Ed Columnist – Averting the Worst

Check out this website I found at nytimes.com Paul Krugman argues that the recession would have been much worse had the stimulus package not been passed. Was it perfect? No, but things could have been really bad.

Health Care Around the World

I think this fairly balanced take on health care systems around the world by Michael Tanner, should be the starting point for thinking and debating changes to our health care system. The article first appear in the March 18, 2008 issue of Policy A…