The economics of marriage

A comparison of the economic impacts of marriage and being single may not be the most romantic thing to read on Valentine’s Day, but Bryan Caplan looks anyway: I’m baffled by people who blame declining marriage rates on poverty.  Why?  Because being single is more expensive than being married.  Picture two singles living separately.  If they […]

Presty the DJ for Feb. 14

The number one British single today in 1968 was written by Bob Dylan: The number one British album today in 1970 was “Motown Chartbusters Volume 3”: Today in 1972, John Lennon and Yoko Ono began a week of cohosting the “Mike Douglas Show”: Is Valentine’s Day a good day for a wedding? Toni Tennille and […]