Andrew Moodie


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Getting a Country Back

Posted by andrewmoodie on October 27, 2015 at 9:00 PM Comments comments (6)

I can't wait to talk to one of Harper's supporters. This is what I'll say.

He lost the election because Canadians don't want to live in a country where people call a hotline to report on foreigners.

If someone wants to wear a Niqab let them.

And supporters of the NDP got cold feet and went for a choice that would assure that the Harper government would be gone.

A suggestion to the future leader of the Conservative party.

Put the Progressive back in Progressive ...

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Profession? Praxeologist.

Posted by andrewmoodie on November 28, 2010 at 8:58 PM Comments comments (0)

As I was doing research for Big Ideas today, I came across this economic theory that is espoused by Ron Paul (Yeah, I know, that Ron Paul) created by the Austrian school of economics. The Austrian School is a heterodox school of economic thought that emphasizes the spontaneous organizing power of the price mechanism. (Wikipedia) The super reductive explanation is: They are laissez faire capitalists who don't believe in mathmatical study of market economy. Instead they believe you can ded...

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Creating Art is harder than brain surgery

Posted by andrewmoodie on September 4, 2010 at 1:15 PM Comments comments (1)

Creating art is actually harder than brain surgery. We do the same thing, we operate on the brain to provide healing.

A brain surgeon gets to use a scalpel.

We can't use anything.

A brain surgeon tells you the exact time of your operation and you show up gladly.

An artist creates art and hopes you sit yourself down in front of it. And often, you don't.

To be a brain surgeon, you have to memorize man...

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