Public Service

Beads of Courage

This past weekend I participated in my favorite charity event.  I got to make glass beads for Beads of Courage at my local glass shop. Beads of Courage is a charity program for children dealing with serious illness, primarily cancer.  As of right now there are over 90 hospitals participating in the program in the […]


Persephoneconomics: Does Motivation Matter?

I was going to write a post about the basic principles of neoclassical economics and why they have little to no bearing on real life, basically part 879 of Why Republicans Suck Blog 2K11. Instead, because I feel like we might already be a little burned out on that sort of thing and it’s only […]