The diary entry of Theodore Roosevelt, the U.S’s 26th President, on Valentine’s Day in 1884. The day both his wife and mother died.
Full Episode From Last Night: Colbert throws a «We Got Bin Laden» theme party, and Francis Fukuyama warns of the Chinese threat.
(Meanwhile down south).
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To Kill a Mockingturd: Express ambivalence about the targeted killing of Osama? Not really. Stewart wants details.
Brutal Shave: Conan O’Brien gets his beard shaved by Will Ferrell here and talks about the three O’s: Osama, Obama and Oprah.
“The effect of an inheritance tax is simply to drive us out of the things that we know will be taxed when we die. That includes a lot of productive investments, that could be growing wealth for ourselves, our children and our fellow citizens. A report for the Adam Smith Institute some years ago found that, for as long as inheritance taxes – or death duties, or whatever they were called – existed, their yield to the nation as a whole had been negative, because they drive people into less productive ways of using their money, but leave them more to give their children. It’s an unjust and counterproductive system. Inheritance tax should go.”
Read the full article from Adam Smith Insitute: We should scrap inheritance tax.
….And Eddie Izzard On The Death Star Canteen: