Tag Archives: uncommon knowledge

We should all have jet packs by now…

jetsons peter thiel

“People thought we were going to be like the Jetsons; vacation trips on the moon, flying cars, robots doing all your work… and it hasn’t quite happened”
– Silicon Valley hedge fund manager, Peter Thiel, gives an interview on how the US (and the World) has fallen well below 1960s expectations.

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It takes a Democrat to take the US successfully into war…

argues Victor Davis Hanson in this interview referring to FDR, Truman, JFK and Bill Clinton and the prospect of Hillary Clinton then taking on that mantle.