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Thornton Hall

The Revolution Will Be Kuhnian.

Just Give Them The God Damn Fish

There's a hoary American  proverb: "Give a man a fish and he'll eat for a day; teach a man to fish and he'll eat for a lifetime."

But this just leads to administrative costs and a bunch of landlocked fisherman who don't have anything to eat. There's a better way. 

How to solve homelessness? Give people homes.

Poverty a problem? Try money! Universal basic income is not a utopian fantasy. 


A Question So Obvious You'd Have To Be An Economist Not To Ask It

EconoTroll Entry: Dilettante Philosopher (or the "Uninitiated Peasant"*)