Why is it that some people work very hard and never experience wealth? After all, we have all been told that “hard work” is the key to economic success.
Ep. #9 – Why “Screw You” Is Critical To Capitalism
Bad products or services are often seen as a “failure” of the marketplace. But while nothing can guarantee you quality, having choice and competition in a free market is far more likely to produce what you want than an environment controlled by bureaucrats.
Ep. #8 – Why Politicians Can’t Forgive Student Loans
There is a lot of debate about whether or not politicians should “forgive” student loan debt. But the real question is not whether they should, but is it even possible?
Ep. #7 – Why killing people and breaking things is bad for the economy
While some say war is good for “absolutely nothing,” many politicians and economists say it’s great for the economy. But are they right?
Ep. #6 – Why Oppressive Governments Love Gun Control
Many in government suggest that abolishing most forms of private gun ownership will make us safer. But what does history tell us about heavily armed governments and disarmed populations?
Ep. #5 – Why are some people so rich?
We hear a lot about greed and how it’s “unfair” that some people are so rich, but who really decides who gets rich?
Ep. #4 – Why a nation of trillionaires couldn’t buy bread
If you were a trillionaire, what would you buy? A) Yacht B) Mansion C) Gallon of Milk If you lived in Zimbabwe in 2008, the answer would have been “none of the above.”
Ep. #3 – Why thank an oil tycoon for saving the whales?
During the 1850s, the worldwide whale population was greatly threatened. You may be surprised who can take credit for saving the whales, and it isn’t Green Peace or Washington, DC.
Ep. #2 – Why is the rent too damn high?
Many people offer reasons for the high rent, and there is no shortage of political “solutions,” but do the reasons make sense and have the solutions worked?
Ep. #1 – Why is freedom worth risking your life?
If you were offered free food, free healthcare, a free apartment, and a guaranteed job, would you give up your liberty?