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Homemade Bacon Tastes Amazing

One of the great joys in life is good bacon.  I have purchased great bacon from time to time.  A lot of people avoid bacon.  They are missing something.  It’s part of a healthy diet!  I eat bacon all the …

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Why spending more on education will change nothing. The Thiel 20 under 20. Learn more about why Angelina Jolie decided on a double mastectomy. 22 things happy people do differently. Do you understand Pay to Play? Don’t embarrass the Prez, …

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How a Bitcoin transaction actually works. Hiring sales people. How big insurance paid a small business group big money to fight a premium tax. The world’s shortest personality test.  I was irresistible. Eat more insects, good for you, good for …

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IRS targets conservative groups, and Jewish groups.  It’s not low level employees but upper level employees.  Most transparent administration ever.  With high gas prices, a stagnant economy and a President that uses the Executive branch for his personal missions, I …

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I saw Robert Edsel last night talk about his new book Saving Italy.  Amazing story.  There was a 95 year old GI there.  He had an interesting Italian story of his trek through Italy as a member of the Army. …

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Tonight at the Pritzker Military Library, my friend Robert Edsel will be speaking about his new book, Saving Italy.   His last book, Monuments Men is being made into a movie produced and directed by George Clooney.  It’s good someone like …

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Up early.  It’s my birthday.  Harry Truman was born on this day.  It was also V-E Day in Europe today back in 1945.  I have been lax on the links.  Sorry for those that want them.  Here are some funny …

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Why everyone should learn to drive a stick. American craft beer invading….Germany. The basics of crowdfunding. Punitive tolls for patent trolls. Remember when Fed meetings meant something? When a million bucks a year isn’t enough. If you can’t afford a …

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Illinois Policy Institute on poaching businesses Entrepreneurship at Universities. Really?  Now College logos are supporting rape? Even more stupidity from the Obama administration.  Guessing the race and sex of people and car loans. The man who retired at 30.

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Unless you were an ostrich, you heard about the Boston Marathon bombings yesterday.  Terrorism strikes again.  It’s the first successful organized terror attack since 9/11 on American soil.  All others were diverted or failed. Markets were sliding, but fell out …

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American MicroBrews catch on world wide. This is pretty cool.  I am drinking as many local brews from the midwest as I can.  So much better than mass produced beer, which tastes like water…. Pay your taxes today……. Headed up …

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Driving up to Michigan today, will put this on the radio Will Teacher’s Unions try to kill virtual learning? Hey Keynesians!  We just had the worst four years of growth in US economic history. 2012 drought, not caused by global …

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Know your Economic History. “France was suffering from the same ills when Mitterrand was elected president as Britain when Mrs. Thatcher became prime minister and the United States when Ronald Reagan became president—high and rising inflation, high unemployment and slow …

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Louisville and Michigan fight it out for the national championship.  My gut tells me Louisville but hope the Big 10 can pull it out. Portugal pays people in T Bills Opening Day at Wrigley Field today. Is David Stockman the …

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Samoa Air charging passengers by weight. Don’t tell US airlines. 50 Innovative Startup companies in Health Care. North Korea says, “Please send money”. Finding winners, Romantically.  If you are Indian, try Jodi365. Seed funds look vulnerable to a Series A …

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Almost time to tee it up in Chicago.  Hope it gets warm here soon.  I want one of these. Get well soon Josh. Businesses will be forced to pay for more police in Chicago. Bill Shakespeare, tax dodger. Science marches …

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What do you think?  Should women actively go for an Mrs degree along with a real degree? Don’t go to law school. There has been a 40% drop in homicides this year in Chicago. He’s a brick layer. Toqueville, The …

April Fool’s Breakfast Links (White Sox Style)

These are awesome. Opening Day today. I am going to the Sox game. (No, really, I am) Firing a federal employee is simple. Science, settling the important things. The Napsterization of Health care. This is where the Chicago White Sox …