Author Archives: James Quillian

About James Quillian

James Quillian is an independent scholar and economist.

What It Means To Be Fantasy Free

What does it mean to be fantasy free? Fantasy free is the art of not believing lies. What happens if all of your happiness is derived from believing lies? There will be times when you have to cut back on … Continue reading

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You can just go and take a knee!

There is no longer a need for saying the following. 1.) Go jump in a lake. 2.) Go take a powder. 3.) Go take long walk on a short pier. 4. Go suck an egg. 5. Take hike and of … Continue reading

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Social Media Commentators Have Common Ground

What do all social media commentators have in common? Their goal is to change other people. The Chump Smartener uses a unique approach. Change yourself.  So what about you needs to be changed? If you live in the United States … Continue reading

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The National Anthem

Back in the days when I followed boxing, I attended the competition between the U.S. and Irish boxing teams. Before the matches, the band played the Irish National Anthem. Every single American in the crowd stood along with the Irish. … Continue reading

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Smartening Up NFL Players

Rule #1 for salesmen is, never resent your customers. This applies to any business enterprise which sells a product or service. With respect to personal interaction, people actually do broadcast the essence of their inner feelings. It is easy to … Continue reading

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Cruelty To Pigeons

Pigeons are wonderful animals. Retired people spend countless hours feeding these beautiful birds in parks around the country. Some of these birds may be descendants of pigeons who carried messages for the union during the Civil War. It is cruel … Continue reading

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A war Is Never Really Over

Americans are consumed by the false notion that resolution comes about if the right side wins a war. It is like, “Yea all we have to do is wipe North Korea off the map and we can get back to … Continue reading

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The Big Three Delusions

The first of the big three delusion is that certainty exists in any way and is in any way possible. Since uncertainty is so uncomfortable the concept of certainty is imagined into existence. Throughout the world there are oases of … Continue reading

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Why Tax The Rich?

Right wing socialists, republicans and deep state democrats never want to tax the rich. republicans never want to tax anyone as if government were free. Some even insist that it is free.  There is one very good reason to tax … Continue reading

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How to Fix Healthcare

Can healthcare be fixed? Yes it can.

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