Toby Rogers: Thinking Points, September 30, 2023

“Bougieness, freedom, Covid report, madness, political ads, Noah, ethics, the crisis in cosmology, POTS service dogs.”

All thought-provoking stuff but the service dog videos of highly trained dogs who help keep their heart-injured humans.

“So this then is late stage capitalism with extraordinary humans and amazing animals doing their best to survive and take care of each other amidst the carnage wrought by soulless corporations and the predatory state. But I’m inspired by the love between these beautiful animals and their human friends — it reminds me of the underlying goodness in the world that we are fighting to defend.”

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Mark Skidmore is Professor of Economics at Michigan State University where he holds the Morris Chair in State and Local Government Finance and Policy. His research focuses on topics in public finance, regional economics, and the economics of natural disasters. Mark created the Lighthouse Economics website and blog to share economic research and information relevant for navigating tumultuous times.

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