• MikeBohrer wrote a new diary post: Can Someone Get a Note to Elon Musk?

    2014-07-20 08:41:55View | Delete

    Hey Elon, It’s Mike from down the 880. Just wanted to thank you for making the automobile exciting again with stuff like open source, and upgrade paths. In that spirit, I have a design question. Is it a rule that an electric car has to look like a prop in Robocop 3? Don’t get me [...]

  • MikeBohrer commented on the diary post Immigration Reform Update: There Are No Brown Aliens by MikeBohrer.

    2014-07-14 09:49:04View | Delete

    Thanks again for the discussion. I think my post is more observation than policy. But nothing gets policy going like a good blue sky discussion. Perhaps a concept like this could work better if all contiguous countries participated, like they do in free trade zones. Then we could be treating our people at least as [...]

  • MikeBohrer commented on the diary post Immigration Reform Update: There Are No Brown Aliens by MikeBohrer.

    2014-07-10 15:50:47View | Delete

    Thank you for the comment. I guess it’s never too late to do the right thing. And yes, affordable, accessible birth control would give individuals control in terms of population planning.

  • MikeBohrer wrote a new diary post: Immigration Reform Update: There Are No Brown Aliens

    2014-07-10 09:07:00View | Delete

    Thumbnail One simple solution for an immigration crisis. I’ve had it with politicians in this country—most of whom are descended from other parts of the world—telling brown people where they can and cannot go on this continent. In just a few generations, the natives of this land have gone from being proud and free, to being [...]

  • MikeBohrer wrote a new diary post: This economy thing: how we got here, in brief.

    2011-03-02 20:20:12View | Delete

    Right now, a lot of once-middle-class people are sitting around wondering, “Where did all the money go?” The answer is, it’s leaving the country by private jet and it won’t be back any time soon. Last year the government decided not to raise taxes a whopping three percentage points on the wealthiest citizens, a move [...]