Musings on the Eternal Fudd and the Validity of Non-Extremist Opinion

According to Urban Dictionary.com, a “Fudd” is “Slang term for a “casual” gun owner; eg; a person who typically only owns guns for hunting or shotgun sports” (drgrant, April 10th, 2007). We, and I of course add myself into this category, possibly know many supposed “fudds”. Many of us probably had an uncle we liked…

Post-Growth Politicization

The rapid expansion of the politicization of markets and cultures has been noticed by even the most asleep Americans. Everything becomes an opportunity for ingroup/outgroup splitting and signaling. There are some that think this comes from the growing belief that we are in a post-growth era for our economy. By post-growth, I mean an economy…