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Statist Narrative versus Actual Causation

Setting the narrative for how human quality of life improves is crucial to getting public support for the policies (or lack of government policy) that best achieve this goal. 556 more words

Libertarianism

Japan's nuclear restart may be delayed until 2015 -- Reuters

” (Reuters) – The long-awaited restart of Japan’s nuclear power plants is facing yet another setback and may be delayed until 2015, Japanese media said on Wednesday, piling pressure on struggling utilities to push for fresh price hikes. 394 more words

NRA

Mini Donuts and Ferris Wheels east of Rangoon

Guide: So this is the Pagoda festival.

Me: Looks like Buffalo Days without the mini donuts. Look, they even have a ferris wheel.

Guide: Yes a ferris wheel. 45 more words

Travel

Major Reasons To Build New Home

In this article, I have written some major reasons to build new home. Today’s new homes offer more comfort and features than ever before. EW-Webb Engineering… 191 more words

Home Improvement

What Is the Difference Between Arc-Rated Clothing and FR Clothing?

Understanding all of the acronyms for clothing and standards in the electric industry can make your head spin. One common question we get is: what is the difference between arc-rated and flame resistant clothing… 1,070 more words

Flame Resistant Clothing

Is Your Protein Powder Toxic?

This information comes from an article which appeared in the July 2010 Consumer Reports Magazine. 15 protein powders were tested for dangerous levels of toxic heavy metals such as arsenic, cadmium, lead and mercury.  123 more words

Health & Wellness

OSHA 1910.269 FR Clothing Update: 3 Reasons to Act Now

In April 2014, OSHA issued a ruling revising 29 CFR 1910.269 and 1926 subpart V, standards governing workplace safety in electric power generation, transmission and distribution work, that clarified and expanded employers’ responsibility to protect employees from arc flash hazards. 424 more words

Flame Resistant Clothing