Not too long ago, I added a few things to my WordPress installation. Let’s have a look at all the changes I’ve made to make it my own. Continue reading
Gundam SEED Destiny has about fifteen episodes left. Know what? I still don’t know what the hell is going on. Continue reading
So after reading the wonderful NJO: Star By Star by Troy Denning and hearing about the wonderful things that are in Tatooine Ghost, I decided to get a few more Star Wars books to entertain myself throughout the summer. Continue reading
If CD piracy is indeed as rampant as the report claims, that doesn’t necessarily mean that the world is full of immoral music thieves who’re out to destroy the world economy. Rather, it’s an economic truism that a huge and thriving black market is evidence not of widespread consumer “immorality” or ignorance of/disrespect for property rights, but of artificial price inflation in the legitimate market. Furthermore, the size of the black market for any product is a direct indicator of the degree of overpricing in the legit market. In other words, as some force (like, say, the recording industry’s monopoly pricing) distorts prices upwards, people begin to turn in ever larger numbers to the black market for the same goods.