Blame the Fed for Stock Market Crash
Following Monday's historic stock market downturn, many politicians and so-called economic experts rushed to the microphones to explain why the market crashed and to propose "solutions" to our economic woes.
Anti-Gun Rights Fascists Fail Again
In the wake of yet another killing spree by an Obama voter, there were the predictable calls to do something about guns.
Jorge Ramos Wins “Victim Apprentice”
Congratulations to Univisions Jorge Ramos on winning Victim Apprentice! You succeeded in pouting and shouting your way to the spotlight.
Iran: Wisdom Calls for a Tough Policy
John F. Kennedy famously said: We cannot negotiate with people who say what's mine is mine and what's yours is negotiable.
Why #BlackLivesMadder & Andy Parker Won’t Solve America’s Gun Violence Problem
I'm sorry for your loss, Mr. Parker. I can't imagine what it must be like to lose a daughter to a racist homicidal maniac, but your mourning doesn't nullify my rights.
Zis Is What I Call Social Madness
In the latest example of social madness, Rickey Hall, the vice chancellor for diversity and inclusion at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville, is calling on all students to use gender inclusive pronouns like ze, hir, zir, xe, xem and xyr in order to make the campus welcoming and inclusive for all.
Back to School - 2015
The children of America are going back to school. And, in nearly every household, there is at least one person who is standing over the kitchen sink in tears, wondering where the years have gone.
Why the Supreme Court is not Supreme
To vocal opponents of judicial activism, this comes as little surprise. The U.S. Supreme Court has suffered a major credibility blow in the wake of its politically motivated 5-4 Obergefell v. Hodges gay marriage opinion.
Sweden's Populist Surge
According to the most recent poll, the innocuously-named but ferociously anti-establishment Sweden Democrats (Sverigedemokraterna or SD) has the largest support of any political party in Sweden. This news has potentially momentous implications not just for Sweden but for all Europe.
Showdown in Jackson Hole: The Fed Challenged on its Own Turf in Wyoming by Group Likely to Finally Start Dismantling it
A powerful combination of people has finally come together to present a real challenge to the Federal Reserves death grip over monetary policy.
Hospitals: The Big Box Health Care Store You Should Avoid
So-called Big Box retail stores are the dominant retail model when it comes to selling vast quantities of products at competitive prices.
Preparing for the Worst
After the wild stock market downs and ups last week, I crawled out from under my desk and began Googling plans for a backyard survival bunker.