Clinton and Trump: Shocking Income Inequality Facts Will Boil Your Blood

Dear Mrs. Clinton and Mr. Trump, Like many Americans, I tend to stay away from political campaigning and personalities. We're too busy turning the gears of American industry to spend time fawning over the elected officials that we hire to represent us. We are ready to hire one of you for the highest office in … Continue reading Clinton and Trump: Shocking Income Inequality Facts Will Boil Your Blood

World Population, Depopulation, Immigration, and the Cliffs of Saipan – Part One, World Population & The Saipan Analogy

Last night I successfully derived the most accurate population estimate for practical use in analytics that exists today. It is incredibly alarming; this is one "hockey-stick" curve that is accurate, with dire consequences. The blue line shows global population, from 10,000 BC to 2014 AD. The orange line shows annual growth of human population for … Continue reading World Population, Depopulation, Immigration, and the Cliffs of Saipan – Part One, World Population & The Saipan Analogy

The Alvarism Database

What it is Of interest to government, politicians, policy makers, think tanks, university analysts and researchers who need authoritative historical information on criminal justice, national security, medical industry, business, economics, culture, and society. It is an Enterprise Relational Database, using the latest features of SQL Server 2012 and prior. Well-designed with my expertise in enterprise … Continue reading The Alvarism Database

Pseudo-anonymous Superheroes

Bane vs. Batman in Batman: The Dark Knight Rises Is a person who hides their true identity a cowardly menace or a noble hero? Why might a typical citizen consider hiding their true identity? History, movies, and literature provide us with endless examples. Those who saw Batman: The Dark Knight Rises were treated to a … Continue reading Pseudo-anonymous Superheroes

Status: MYnstrel Inc. & Alvarism Projects

Patience is a conquering virtue… learn forbearance or…You will be taught it, whether you will or not. –Geoffrey Chaucer, The Canterbury Tales MYnstrel Inc. is in great shape! We're often asked about our out-of-date website, and what it means for our business. In this post, I'll provide ALCON with an update on our company and … Continue reading Status: MYnstrel Inc. & Alvarism Projects

How to Use the News in The Information Age

"He who knows nothing is nearer to truth than he whose mind is filled with falsehoods and errors." – Thomas Jefferson, letter to John Norvell, Jun. 11, 1807 We're supposed to use the news to understand the world beyond our direct experience. That simple purpose is often neglected, as people unconsciously take stories for granted. … Continue reading How to Use the News in The Information Age