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Regulate Your Brains

Prompted by “Monkey ‘brain net’ raises prospect of human brain-to-brain connection”: http://www.theguardian.com/science/2015/jul/09/monkey-brain-net-raises-prospect-of-human-brain-to-brain-connection

Scientists have linked together the brains of three monkeys, allowing the animals to join forces and control an avatar arm, in research that raises the prospect of direct brain-to-brain interfaces in humans.

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Not High Times for President Obama

Prompted by “Obama and the Real Reefer Madness”: http://extragoodshit.phlap.net/index.php/obama-and-the-real-reefer-madness/

You might think that the editor in chief of High Times—the New York-based monthly magazine whose mission is legalizing marijuana—would eagerly applaud President Obama for commuting the prison sentences this week of 46 non-violent drug offenders… But that isn’t the case… Indeed, until recently, Dan Skye says, Barack Obama’s Justice Department has been brutally tough on enforcing federal drug laws, especially in the prosecution of growers and distributors of so-called medical marijuana.

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Cannabis

Special Baseball Exemption - Supreme Court Takes Us Out To The Ball Game.

Major League Baseball, an Antitrust Exemption, and the Ninth Circuit, by Jarod Bona, The Antitrust Attorney Blog

http://www.theantitrustattorney.com/category/classic-antitrust-cases/

Baseball is special. How do we know that?

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Commerce Clause

Fred Schwarz on Conservative and Liberal Views of the Constitution: 'Rules vs Tools'

“Conservatives see the Constitution as a set of rules that must be followed, while liberals see it as a box of tools that can be used to put their policies into effect.” 468 more words
Barack Obama

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

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Ben Bernanke’s Bromance

https://www.lewrockwell.com/2015/06/thomas-dilorenzo/ben-bernankes-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