Category Archives: Economy

Teachers, Firefighters & the Popo

The sacred trinity of government workers – teachers, firefighters and police, are ALWAYS trotted out for any and all budget fights.  Any time budget cuts are brought up, the trinity is mentioned.  Liberal politicians site them as the reason for … Continue reading

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Bored or Overwhelmed – The Tax Code

That’s what’s going on here with this lack of hot fresh posting. The news – it’s either boring or overwhelming.  Like the necessary discussion our nation needs to have about the tax code.  It’s both boring and overwhelming.  But we … Continue reading

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The New York Times – Biased Much?

There is just so much wrong in this editorial.  So. Much. Wrong. Any assessment of the 44th president has to start with the fact that he took office under an extraordinary burden of problems created by President George W. Bush’s … Continue reading

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Hillary Clinton Hates Rich People

She hates poor people too. At least, that’s how her redonkulous economic theory works itself out. She says: “The rich are not paying their fair share in any nation that is facing the kind of employment issues [America currently does] — … Continue reading

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Reason & The Mistake on the Lake

Reason.com is running a fun, and informative, series on revitalizing Cleveland.  I’ve watched the first one, I liked it. There are unfortunately plenty of Rust Belt towns, including my favorite – Baltimore, to be revitalized.  Look long and hard at … Continue reading

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America Rising

This video has been all over the blogosphere lately.  It’s good, to the point.  Except, like Power Line, I didn’t buy all the hopenchangieness of the Obama campaign.  I didn’t buy his whole “govern from the center” thing.  I knew … Continue reading

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Friday Afternoon News Dump – 1st Edition – Geithner Lied/The Economy Died

I’m going to start posting the weekly Obama Administration’s Friday Afternoon News Dump! just to make sure I don’t lose track of what the heck is going on. This week’s episode finds Timmy Geither’s Treasury Department admitting to lying to … Continue reading

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The Government Can

Heh. I really love the goofy dancing.  Also, the words rock. *Hattip to Ted.  Thanks, my bald man friend. 😀

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Don’t Tax Me Bro

I am LOVING watching the town hall meetings between congressmen and senators and their ticked off constituents.  Like this one in Austin, Texas: Just say no.  Just do it, okay? And then this one with Arlen Specter.  Hilarity results when … Continue reading

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Killing Small Farms

Imagine going to buy tomatoes next year from the Tom, the guy you’ve bought freshly picked, locally grown tomatoes from every year for 20 years.  You notice that the tomatoes are expensive this year.  Really expensive.  You also notice many … Continue reading

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