Crawling Road

Ilana Mercer Rips Open Borders Libertarians As They Deserve

I’ve been a fan of Ilana Mercer for years. Recently, she posted a commentary on the flood of central american illegal aliens and what it really means: Desperately Seeking Desperadoes In Diapers In particular, she calls out open borders libertarians for their insane stupidity on the idea of unchecked mass immigration: Bastiat’s “What-Is-Seen-and-What-Is-Not-Seen” principle is relevant here. While open-border libertines love Bastiat’s elegant argument, they seldom apply it to mass immigration, where these implacable enemies of America choose to see only benefits. Thus,...

Rand Paul is Clueless on Immigration

Sadly, any hope for Rand Paul continues to diminish. He clearly does not understand the issue of modern mass immigration into America. He is not worth voting for or supporting until he gets his head screwed on straight about this all-encompassing and vital issue. He certainly will never win over conservative voters (and increasingly disillusioned left) by supporting mass immigration into the United States: Rand Paul: Secure the Border Securing the border is not the main problem (but it is...

Seven Lessons from a Start-Up

I was spending most of my life savings on my company. It was a technology start-up and it was in the pits. As an entrepreneur, this is a situation you’ll find yourself in at least once in your career. If not, you aren’t trying hard enough. I was mis-managing everything because I had never managed anything before. It’s one thing to write code as a worker bee, it’s entirely something else to manage all aspects of a company. In hindsight, my biggest...