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An Argument for “Astrology”


Astrology is the belief that the time of year one is born affects things like personality. Here is a supposed “personality profile” for the present astrological-sign. We dismiss it as absurd: How would such a random thing as birthdate affect … Continue reading

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Share of Births to Unmarried Mothers, by Race, 1990-2010


Questions 1.) What is driving the growth in unmarried-motherhood among whites and Hispanics? 2.) Implications of a Rising White Rate: Births to unmarried white mothers went from 1-in-6 births in 1990, to (likely) near 2-in-6 by 2010. What will it … Continue reading

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