A lot of folks are fervently forecasting that U.S. shale gas and oil production is a bubble about to pop, possibly producing an economic collapse similar to the one in 2008. For example, the left-leaning Center for Research on Globalization in Montreal piled on earlier this week citing reports that dismiss the shale revolution as a "Ponzi scheme" and "this decade's version of the Dotcom bubble." On the other hand, back in 2012 President Barack Obama claimed, "We have a supply of natural gas that can last America nearly 100 years"? Reason Science Correspondent Ronald Bailey delves into the data behind domestic oil and gas production projections to find out who is right.
"No reasonable officer would engage in such recklessness," complains dissenting judge.
The political extremism of Donald Trump, democratic socialists, and others is a great argument for reducing the size and scope of politics in everyday life.
In short, it's using the power of the state to punish his enemies and make the world the way he wants it to be.
A handful of dumb tweets do not a story make.
Landlords are suing to overturn state rental regulations that limit how much they can charge tenants and who they can rent to.