Monday, December 19, 2011

Difference between free market vs command-and-control economy could not be starker; why do environmentalists wish to turn us into the latter?

by Skip December 19, 2011

The big international news of the day is the death of North Korea’s despot, Kim Jong Ill (yes, the obligatory “no longer ill,  just dead”).  The Communist regime that has controlled the country since the ’40s with its Stalinist command and control can easily be seen from space at night as the image to the […]

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MAD Magazine Cover

by Steve MacDonald December 19, 2011

May have to buy this one.  You know, for the history and junk.  Anyone want to bet on whether it turns out to be one of their best selling issues ever?  

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Add A Half-Mil to Norelli’s Debt Tab

by Steve MacDonald December 19, 2011

New Hampshire Watchdog is reporting that up through 2010 the Democrat controlled New Hampshire State government overspent RGGI revenues to the tune of about $600,000.00 dollars.   They just assumed we’d have more revenue.  Hmmm..where have we seen that before?   SO much like their regular budgeting they spent (more)  money we didn’t have, leaving someone else […]

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Remembering The Cornhusker Kickback

by Steve MacDonald December 19, 2011

Ben Nelson, Senator from Nebraska, dropped any pretense at principles two years ago, and took a $100,000,000.00 dollar carrot to get away from the Democrat leadership stick,  allowing the passage of the economy-crushing-bureaucratic crap-storm euphemistically referred to as ObamaCare. To celebrate, the NRSC has produced a nice little video, commemorating the two-year anniversary of the […]

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Is Newt Gingrich “too radical” with respect to the power of the judicial branch?

by Tim Condon December 19, 2011

The political/government/ruling classes think they have hit upon an issue that will take down Newt Gingrich. That is, the issue of whether under the Constitution the Judicial branch is supreme over the Executive and Legislative branches. You won’t see or hear from the legacy media and other elites what he actually says, so take a […]

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Internet Pirates ‘Aaarrrrgh!’

by Steve MacDonald December 19, 2011

Is the Federal Government’s move to pass the Stop On-line Piracy Act, intentionally or not, putting another foot in the door for federal censorship of the online universe? Here’s the actual text of the thing. (No, I have not read it yet.) As with all Federal legislation intent should be considered irrelevant.  Potential is what […]

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