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Induction and Deduction.

It is also not a critique of inductivism to say that when deductive justification is offered for an argument, what is going on is deduction and therefore not induction. 16 more words

Popper

Tax Alert: Tax Increase Prevention Act of 2014

On Dec. 16, 2014, Congress passed the “Tax Increase Prevention Act of 2014,” (TIPA, or “the Act”), which the President has signed into law. In the recently enacted “Tax Increase Prevention Act of 2014,” Congress has once again extended a package of expired or expiring individual, business, and energy provisions known as “extenders.” The extenders are a varied assortment of more than 50 individual and business tax deductions, tax credits, and other tax-saving laws which have been on the books for years but which technically are temporary because they have a specific end date. 731 more words

Business

Induction and Deduction, and the Induction problem.

Before I go into the post proper I’d also like to recommend a book Hessian came across and that I’ve been flipping through while writing these posts. 1,057 more words

Philosophy

Radio Review #70 - Sheriff of Nottingham

(2014 – Arcane Wonders)

“Truth is truer these days….truth is man-made….”

Hart an der Grenze, or in English, Close to the Border, was released by Kosmos in 2006 (a Spiel des Jahres recommendation that year) and designed by… 4,939 more words

Card Games

Math for Homeowners

Does buying a home make good financial sense? Does the Math for Homeowners work out? As I sit (or lay) here and watch Inside Job… 239 more words

Money

Too Many Days of Games: 119 — Mysterium

File Me Under: Who you gonna call?

What It’s All About: Mysterium is a murder-deduction game by Oleksandr Nevskiy and Oleg Sidorenko. It made a big splash at BGGcon 2014 and can best be described as a blend of Dixit and… 435 more words

2014 End of Year Tax Donation Information

Updated December 18, 2014

IRA Rollover Approved by Congress, Heads to White House For Signing
With the White House threatening a veto of a bill to make the IRA Charitable Rollover and other provisions permanent, Congress turns to a one-year extenders package. 326 more words