Can You Spot The Racist, Homophobic Anti-Semites In This Special 10 Item Quiz?
As we all know, racism, homophobia and anti-Semitism are very bad and should be condemned. Not only do I condemn all of those things, I'd encourage you to share this quiz to all of your liberal friends so they can wag their fingers right in the faces of the awful people who said all of these terrible things.
Why Not Arm the Jews In Ukraine?
If we were talking about a repressed Islamic minority in say Tunisia, or say Libya, or say Syria, Obama would be doing back flips to try to get them arms.
John C. Goodman:
Why Are The Poor, Poor?
Have you ever wondered why poor people are poor? It's not as though there aren't plenty of role models around. Millions of people live highly successful, productive lives in this country.
What Really Happed at the Bay of Pigs
(You always hear and read of a “fiasco,” a “defeat” a “disaster” at the Bay of Pigs, 53 years ago this week. But you rarely hear about the cause. Here it is.)
The Decline of the West (Cont'd)
The latest from the White House is that it has "overwhelming evidence" that Russia is now fomenting unrest in eastern Ukraine.
Tower of Pisa Policies
Built on a foundation of sand, the Leaning Tower of Pisa would have toppled over long ago, if not for ingenious engineering projects that keep it from tilting any further. The same thing is true of ethanol, automobile mileage, power plant pollution and many other environmental policies.
A Better Future?
There’s nothing more permanent than the illusion of permanence. BlackBerry was revolutionary a decade ago. Now IT departments warn it may be gone within the year.
Tax Day Shows Need for Tax Reform
"The income tax has made more liars out of the American people than golf has,” Will Rogers once quipped. Actually, most Americans try hard to fill out their taxes properly. Unfortunately, the tax code has grown so mind-numbingly complex that it seems almost as if the system is rigged to make them fail.
Mr. Smith is Still Fighting Cronyism
The BLM overseas 264 million acres of public land, mostly in the west. The new head of BLM, overwhelmingly approved by Harry Reid’s Senate, is Harry Reid’s former assistant.
Evidently, I am a Moral Relativist
In a recent article, I applauded a colleague for adapting a play to our school stage —Songs for a New World. This play, I contended, marked quite a radical departure from the standard Politically Correct line insofar as it resoundingly affirmed “the morality of individuality.”
How Individual Investors Can Occupy and Profit from Wall Street
I suggested that the Occupy Wall Street crowd could buy stocks in all the bailed-out banks, hedge funds and private equity firms to profit from the bailout. I call it the “Don’t Get Mad, Get Even” strategy.
How to Get the Investment Information with the Best Edge
One of the key points that I make whenever I talk with investors is the importance of information. That information can take many forms.
Federal Land as a Percentage of Total State Land Area
The government has no business owning (or administering) all of this land. I am willing to concede courthouses and even national parks to the feds, but why is practically all of the far West run by the Federal Government?
Idiocy from the Economist on What to Do About Russia
In "Insatiable" the Economist says "The cost of stopping the Russian bear now is high—but it will only get higher if the West does nothing".
Putin Makes it Clear: Invading Ukraine is On the Table
President Putin emphasized on Thursday that the upper chamber of Parliament had authorized him to use military force if necessary in eastern Ukraine, and he asserted Russia's historical claim to the territory in language not often used before.
Daniel J. Mitchell:
Some Good News on Tax Reform (if You're a Fan of the Flat Tax)
I’m ecumenical on tax reform. I’ll support any plan that rips up the internal revenue code and instead lowers tax rates, reduces double taxation, and cuts out distorting loopholes.
Never Surrender the Moral High Ground
The 4th of the 10 Commandments of Political Warfare says for too long conservatives have been doing their enemies’ work for them.