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The Problem with Taxing the Rich

Why are states like California in dire budget crises nowadays? Sure, state expenditures have risen quite a bit, but according to Brad Williams, a former economic forecaster for the state of California, the root cause of all these budget woes is the states’ reliance on taxing the rich. Before you reach out for the metaphorical pitchfork, [...]

At the Libraries: Are Novelists Ignoring the Internet?

Every week, Miss Kathleen provides links to a variety of stories about libraries, authors, and books. If there’s something fun going on in your local library, leave us a comment! This made the Internet rounds last week — a lost book illustrated by Louise Fitzhugh! (I don’t have to explain who she is, right?) Check out [...]