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Healthy Minds On Mushrooms

Prompted by “How Psilocybin Improves Your Brain”: http://reset.me/story/how-psilocybin-improves-your-brain/

“Psilocybin frees the brain from its rigid patterns and ego-driven assumptions, and allows the user to look at the world — and him or herself — from a whole new perspective.” 635 more words

Respect Cannabis

Ben Bernanke’s Bromance


Ben Bernanke’s Bromance

By Thomas DiLorenzo

June 24, 2015

Former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke is in love with another man – Alexander Hamilton.  Defending his man’s honor on his personal blog published through his new employer, the left-wing Brookings Institution, Bernanke recently said he is “appalled” that the U.S. 1,537 more words

AARP Weighs In Against FPL's Drilling Plan

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MIAMI (CBSMiami/NSF) — Senior advocacy group AARP filed a brief opposing state regulators’ approval of a plan for Florida Power & Light to invest in drilling for gas in Oklahoma. 243 more words


Supreme Court to Maryland City: Drop Dead - State Income Tax Violates Dormant Commerce Clause

On October 30, 1975, The Daily News published one of the most famous headlines in American history – Ford to City: Drop Dead – to paraphrase President Ford’s refusal to extend federal financial assistance to New York City to prevent the City from declaring bankruptcy.  1,447 more words


U.S. Supreme Court’s Wynne Decision Calls New York’s Statutory Resident Scheme into Question

On May 18, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its decision inComptroller of the Treasury of Maryland v. Wynne. In short, the Court, in a five-to-four decision written by Justice Alito, handed the taxpayer a victory by holding that the county income tax portion of Maryland’s personal income tax scheme violated the dormant U.S. 1,319 more words


Comptroller of Maryland v. Wynne

WHAT HAPPENED: The Wynnes are Maryland residents whose business requires them to pay taxes in multiple states. The Comptroller of Maryland is the agency that collects taxes. 270 more words

Case Summaries


Posted by rezinate on July 7, 2012


As it stands Congress is basically in charge of “Indian Policy”-it is they who author legislation and manipulate treaties under what is referred to as the Commerce Clause in the Constitution. 813 more words