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Elizabeth Warren’s antitrust crusade is less about concern for the consumer and more about government dictating the terms of innovation based on a pretense of knowledge.

It’s a sad indictment of the public health bureaucracies and NGOs who have made it their goal to restrict and eliminate vaping and harm reducing alternatives.

Their scaremongering “vape madness” always had a predictable result, and we were called loons for pointing it out.

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RT @cdoug@twitter.com

The pandemic, and cultural shifts, are clouding our progress. One young woman "returned to cigarettes as a means of decreasing her vape use." And a young guy says, “I switched back to cigarettes because I thought it would be healthier than Juuling.” nytimes.com/2022/01/12/style/s

🐦🔗: twitter.com/cdoug/status/14813

Perfect example for every alcohol control state — take note and free the booze!

freethebooze.com

RT @NickForVA@twitter.com

Prohibition ended nearly 90 years ago. There is absolutely NO reason to maintain a state monopoly on the sale of alcohol.

That's why I just introduced legislation to ABOLISH the ABC system in Virginia.

🐦🔗: twitter.com/NickForVA/status/1

U don’t say

RT @business@twitter.com

Cannabis compounds prevent the virus that causes Covid-19 from penetrating healthy human cells, according to a lab study trib.al/x41ALhq

🐦🔗: twitter.com/business/status/14

All of us but in our early 30s

RT @NASCARONFOX@twitter.com

“I’m 47 years old. … I’m done taking risks.” @DaleJr@twitter.com says testing at Daytona did not make him want to return to race in the Daytona 500.

🐦🔗: twitter.com/NASCARONFOX/status

nouveau podcast francophone â la Podcasting 2.0 avec @wirtzbill@twitter.com débutera bientôt — attachez vos tuques !

bientôt au @PodcastindexOrg@twitter.com

Childless climate activists will one day benefit from the environmental innovations and technological progress invented by my children’s generation.

Please thank me in advance.

RT @rbb24@twitter.com

Anny und Isi sind Klimaaktivistinnen. Beide haben sich dazu entschieden, keine Kinder zu bekommen - wegen der Überbevölkerung und des ​s.

🐦🔗: twitter.com/rbb24/status/14807

Nice @sofi@twitter.com breakdown on how inflation is created. Ever-increasing government regulations, expansionary fiscal policies, and a huge expansion of the money supply are key culprits
sofi.com/learn/content/main-ca

The road to a "green economy" will be full of tax credits, lobbyist connections, campaign contributions, and rhetoric about why government needs to subsidize someone's favorite technology.

Instead, we should champion tech neutrality and innovation.

rollcall.com/2022/01/10/boon-f

🤡 “we’re skipping school because we’re not being restricted enough”

RT @Jill_Jorgensen@twitter.com

Hundreds of kids walked out of Brooklyn Tech today to protest the continuation of in person school during the Omicron wave and to call for a remote option

🐦🔗: twitter.com/Jill_Jorgensen/sta

axing this fee and allowing these services to better compete, would help lower prices, and increase coverage and infrastructure. That would help consumers.

Especially when we know the Biden Admin is actively seeking tens of billions of dollars for gov’t-led broadband spending.

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Every US telecom consumer pays a hefty “Universal Service Fund” fee — it’s a tax put on firms. It pays for gov’t-imposed broadband discounts, subsidies, school/ library connections, and “rural health care”

Consumers pay $8-9 billion every year. fcc.gov/general/universal-serv

good polling data

RT @ShellenbergerMD@twitter.com

U.S. support for nuclear power grew from 49% to 59% between 2018 & 2021… Support among Democrats grew from 37% to 60%

🐦🔗: twitter.com/ShellenbergerMD/st

Sure, they got some Golden Globes, but the legacy of Succession will forever be social acceptance of "Fuck Off"

Quoi que ce soit la question mise au gouvernement du Québec, la réponse est toujours TAXER et TAXER plus

Now up to 36 users on my decentralized mastodon instance freewheel.social

more to come!

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