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Sending out this long distance dedication to NCAA Men’s basketball coaches, players, families of players, apparel companies, and fans everywhere…

Iowahawk FTW!

I can feel that burn from here! The mind of Iowahawk should be declared a national treasure.

Excellent, or Bogus Adventure?

I can’t figure this out.

Like all humans, I have no special insight into the future, but, like most humans, I try to discern patterns from evidence in front of me. But the current state of affairs? I can’t even guess something as basic as; “is the overall direction positive or negative?”

Trump seems […]

Independence Day Open Thread 

Threedonians Use Amazon

This is my biennial plea for you, when you shop at Amazon, to please use our links. That is where I get the money to keep this place open. Even before Threedoniapocalypse the till has been drying up. I know y’all buy books and shit. 🙂

I’m not asking for donation. Just that when you […]

Threedonians Read

So I wrapped up my Summer grad course and I always give the students a lit of things I’ve read, am reading and will read this year. Here is a sampling of that list. Pause you Ad Blocker or Pop Blocker for the love of Pete for our site. 🙂 It’s been over 10 years, […]

Wednesday Open Thread 

Wisconsin billboard… Jan. 1980. 55 mph, Iran and Jimmy Carter… 

Perilous Pain Pill Public Policies

Who’d a thunk that well meaning policymakers could screw things up for others? I don’t pretend to know what the solution to the opioid addiction epidemic is — and it is a big problem… but people never seem to remember that any move to resolve an issue always creates other problems. Anyway… this is […]

Ben Sasse on Economic Disruption

Nebraska Republican Senator Ben Sasse has a great piece in the Wall Street Journal — an excerpt of a speech he gave at the Steamboat Springs Institute called The Challenge of our Disruptive Era:

I don’t mean to be exceedingly pessimistic. There are plenty of wonderful opportunities for American families and innovators in this […]

Tuesday Open Thread 

Fly United