Assessing The “Success” Of The Trump Economy On Debt, Taxation, and Employment

Assessing The “Success” Of The Trump Economy On Debt, Taxation, and Employment By David Metcalfe December 11, 2019 A huge aspect of Trump’s campaign for president was based on the idea that he could improve the economy. I want to go over a brief review of how some of these things have turned out. Trump repeatedly brags about the current success of the economy under … Continue reading Assessing The “Success” Of The Trump Economy On Debt, Taxation, and Employment

Masturbation: Its Christian Superstitions and Scientific Blasphemies

Masturbation: Its Christian Superstitions and Scientific Blasphemies By David Metcalfe December 4, 2019 What Do The Christians Say? I remember going to a Christian camp when I was 13, and, in addition to the usual events of a summer camp, we would meet around the campfire at the end of each day to listen to a pastor tell us about applying the Bible to our … Continue reading Masturbation: Its Christian Superstitions and Scientific Blasphemies

Man’s Oppression, God’s Progression: My View Of God, The Bible, And Slavery

Man’s Oppression, God’s Progression: My View Of God, The Bible, And Slavery By David Metcalfe November 23, 2019 The question of whether God approves of slavery is an interesting one, because what appears on the surface is fairly straightforward, and yet, upon further thought, becomes quite complex. What we have on the surface, from a simple reading of the Biblical text, is that God commands … Continue reading Man’s Oppression, God’s Progression: My View Of God, The Bible, And Slavery

Potential Innovations To Indulge My Insanity

Potential Innovations To Indulge My Insanity By David Metcalfe November 16, 2019 Good Time But Not For A Long Time In reflecting on the last few months, I think purchasing prostitutes was a good idea. I think it’s important for young men to have the opportunity to receive some amount of female affection. Single young men should be able to engage in social communities where … Continue reading Potential Innovations To Indulge My Insanity

Don Cherry, “Free” Speech, and The Death of Canadian Social Conservatism

Don Cherry, “Free” Speech, and The Death of Canadian Social Conservatism By David Metcalfe November 13, 2019 You People It was completely shocking to hear the news that Don Cherry said something insensitive- that is, for anyone who has never heard him speak before. Many of us who have watched hockey for years know that the only thing weirder than Don Cherry’s suits is whatever … Continue reading Don Cherry, “Free” Speech, and The Death of Canadian Social Conservatism

Mormons and Racial Diversity

Mormons and Racial Diversity By David Metcalfe November 4, 2019 As I’ve spent time at Brigham Young University, I can’t help but notice the racial diversity. There are white people, more white people, possibly an asian, and I think I may have seen a black person at one point. It’s kind of the same at the churches I’ve been to- in Ontario, Alberta, and Utah. … Continue reading Mormons and Racial Diversity

A Post-Work Society: The Potential of Technological and Social Advancement In Labor Reduction

A Post-Work Society: The Potential of Technological and Social Advancement In Labor Reduction By David Metcalfe November 1, 2019 This article was inspired by one of my all time favourite series of essays from Duke University Law School, in the journal “Law and Contemporary Problems” entitled, “Work After The End Of Employment”. A Brief History of Societal Development and Human Labor The sustainability of human … Continue reading A Post-Work Society: The Potential of Technological and Social Advancement In Labor Reduction