Dan Gainor

Posted January 15, 2009

A few years ago, the Securities and Exchange Commission looked at Bernie Madoff’s operation and said it was doing things just fine.

Posted January 05, 2009

What a difference a year makes. President-elect Barack Obama hasn’t even taken office and we’re experiencing climate change.

Posted December 29, 2008

Christmastime is the time of giving. So we can thank Bernie Madoff for giving Americans some special gifts this holiday season.

Posted December 19, 2008

News by its very nature is unpredictable. Too bad many journalists don’t seem to understand that fact.

Posted December 03, 2008

When Barack Obama touted his plan to “spread the wealth around,” conservatives worried about the creep of Socialism – or Socialist creeps – coming to Washington.

Posted August 05, 2008

In most cases, six years is ample warning. We won WWII in less time. But when The Wall Street Journal compared Fannie Mae to Enron in February, 2002, no one wanted to listen.

Posted June 25, 2008

The latest example of media scare tactics is the attack of the killer tomatoes. All three broadcast networks covered the deadly “salmonella scare.”

Posted May 28, 2008

Angry about the price of gas? It used to be you could simply blame Bill Clinton. Clinton vetoed a budget that authorized drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.

Posted April 14, 2008

Pity poor Al Gore. The former presidential candidate has a trophy room Tiger Woods would envy.

Posted February 28, 2008

Much of what we get on the networks is one big snow job. This year, I mean that literally.

Posted January 16, 2008

Up or down? Nobody really knows, if you’re talking about the economy. The public has to be confused as the media over-predict downturns and gas price spikes but lack accuracy.

Posted December 05, 2007

Once upon a time, Bob Hope and Bing Crosby went off on the road to Bali. Fifty-five years later, politicians are heading to Bali for sun, sand and socialism – and they want us to pay for it to the tune of trillions of dollars.