Picking the winner could win you money

June, 2018 I think I feel the same way about gambling as the typical NRA member feels about guns: I don’t want the government to stop me from having what I want. In fact, I think there is more justification for banning guns than there is for banning gambling. Guns kill. Gambling is largely victimless….

There is a better way to vote

October 2016 An old friend in San Diego writes: “Can’t wait for the election to be over. We vote by absentee ballot. (Our address has no polling place so we automatically receive a mail-in ballot; but anyone in California can request an absentee ballot, even permanently.) We have 17 statewide propositions and 16 local ones…