Democrats Are Poised To Hold The Senate, And It’s Conservative’s Fault
I know a lot of people are giddy at the prospect of Republicans taking the Senate this November, but thats becoming less and less likely.
Pitiful Community Racism
A whole community can not be indicted for a crime committed by individuals.
Beheadings: Brought To You By “The Religion Of Peace”
Thanks to Islam, "beheading" has been re-introduced into our daily discussions.
Hollywood Honors Military Veterans In New Film
Since military operations began in Afghanistan in late 2001, few movies have focused predominantly on the sacrifices that military families make each and every day.
Debra J. Saunders:
Castro Valley Winery to Government: Crush Grapes, Not Vintners
"You'll never meet anyone who says, 'I want to be a millionaire. I think I'll start a winery,'" owner Bill Smyth tells me from his small office over the tasting room of Westover Vineyards, nestled in Palomares Canyon. Smyth has worked in a number of fields. He made some money. He bought the vineyard property when he was young. His ex-wife bought him a kit to make wine, and his labor of love turned into a small business.
The Most Important American You May Not Know
If you live in New York you may have heard of him, but outside the area his name may be a mystery. Robert Caro, famed author of four books on Lyndon Johnson, wrote his first book about him for which he won the Pulitzer Prize. The book was later named one of the one hundred greatest non-fiction books of the 20th century. The man is Robert Moses and the book is The Power Broker.
Kicking the Can Down Crony Lane
Last week, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to extend the legal ability for the Export-Import Bank to run for another nine months.
The Biden Standard of Media Bias
Ill be the first to admit I get a kick out of Joe Biden.
What Drives Anti-Fracking Zealots?
They want to end fossil fuels and capitalism, control our lives and impose eco-utopia
Limbaugh’s ‘Jesus on Trial:’ The Verdict is in
Attorney, author and columnist David Limbaugh is a man after my own heart. Hes also a man after my own mind.
Do We Need Corporal Punishment?
You think Marine Corps boot camp is tough? In the old days it was much tougher. Drill instructors often corrected recruits by kicking them, punching them or hitting them with sticks. Broken jaws and bloody noses were not unusual.
What Broke the Job Market in America?
We suspect that the absence of jobs being created within that margin plays a big role in the assessment of Americans that there is and has been no meaningful economic recovery since the official end of the last recession.
The Return of King Dollar
The greenback is in the midst of a rally not seen since the 1990s. Investors worldwide are buying the equivalent of stock in America, Inc.
Funding A Fool’s Errand In Syria
According to one Democrat, Obama's plan is lame, she opposed it. It is a truly sad day for the country when Democrats sound more reasonable than Republicans.
Why the Growth of Regulation Means Pain for You and American Business
While large, established corporations are often able to afford the immense legal and accounting costs necessary to comply with Washingtons web of regulations, its smaller business that take the hit.
Daniel J. Mitchell:
The Laffer Curve and Limits to Class Warfare Tax Policy
Bureaucracies such as the Joint Committee on Taxation basically assume that the economy will be unaffected and that tax revenues will jump dramatically if tax rates are boosted by, say, 100 percent
A New Fed Playbook for the New Normal
The Fed is making an even graver mistake now if it thinks the economy can handle a measured reduction in QE.
Intervarsity and the Closing of the California Mind
The news cycle has become almost boringly predictable: a public figure will make (or be discovered to have made) a statement supporting natural marriage. It will then quickly be reported by every major news outlet.. In todays media environment, it is virtually impossible publicly to support traditional morality and not receive condemnation. Even asking for religious exemptions and suggesting people have different views will cause one to be shunned by cultural elites.
French Farmers Upset Over Falling Prices, Torch Tax and Insurance Offices, Dump Produce
The French protest underscores the stupidity of sanctions. No one wins. Russia does not get fruits and vegetables, but European growers lose income.