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An Overdue Book

Eleanor32 Wrote: Nov 28, 2012 11:18 AM
If I could use only two words to describe this article they would be "common sense". Something that is woefully lacking in this country. Dr. Sowell didn't write anything that I didn't already know because it is just plain common sense that anyone who has money is going to try to protect it in whatever way they can. Why else are businesses cutting employee hours? A business is in business to make money, not send it to the government.
If everyone in America had read Stephen Moore's new book, "Who's The Fairest of Them All?", Barack Obama would have lost the election in a landslide.

The point here is not to say, "Where was Stephen Moore when we needed him?" A more apt question might be, "Where was the whole economics profession when we needed them?" Where were the media? For that matter, where were the Republicans?

Since "Who's The Fairest of Them All?" was published in October, there was little chance that it would affect this year's election. But this little gem of a book exposes,...