Posts Tagged ‘DuPont’

Fuzzy Math in DuPont, WA?

Sunday, November 18th, 2012

Is the City Council of DuPont, WA making informed decisions? (more…)

My Local Gamerati

Tuesday, December 27th, 2011

Today, I spent some time trying to figure out how many members of my extended virtual community live… in or near my physical community. (more…)

Friedman’s Four Ways to Spend Money

Thursday, June 5th, 2008

I was reading Mike Gorski’s Real DuPont blog this morning. The city council of my home town (DuPont, WA) is debating the merits of a skate park. Some of the discussion is silly, focusing on how people feel and whether or not kids will “like” the decision. There is very little open discussion about the economics of the decision, which as a taxpayer disturbs me. It reminded me of Milton Friedman’s matrix of spending, from his Free to Choose series. Here’s a snippet…

Real DuPont

Friday, March 28th, 2008

I always enjoy chatting with my neighbor, Mike Gorski. Now you can too – he’s started a blog about our home town of DuPont, WA.

Real DuPont has been picked up by the Seattle PI, as well. Congrats, Mike, and keep up the good work.

Anyone on LJ that wants to track Mike’s blog can add it to their friends page. []