Capitalism In Time Saves Mine

“It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer, or the baker that we expect our dinner, but from their regard to their own interest.” — Adam Smith An interesting side debate has emerged in the wake of last week’s rescue of the thirty-three Chilean miners who were trapped two thousand feet underground forContinue reading “Capitalism In Time Saves Mine”

Ships Passing In the Night

It seems Fidel Castro had a deathbed conversion and now seeks to move his country toward capitalism. He told 500,000 government employees that they need to find work in the private sector. Their response, “What is a private sector? The economic policies of Castro and Obama are like two ships passing in the night; weContinue reading “Ships Passing In the Night”

BP Should Pay, Baby, Pay

BP disclosed yet another setback in its frantic attempts to control the oil spill that will go down in history as one of America’s worst environmental disasters. There has not been this much oil and slime spilled in a body of water since former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich went swimming in Lake Michigan. So far,Continue reading “BP Should Pay, Baby, Pay”

Government Health Care—Whether You Want It Or Not

“If the bill loses … it will, I think, by and large be the president’s Waterloo, and I think a lot of Democrats understand that,” — James Carville Americans do not want this massive government takeover of our health care. Fearing that Cajun extraterrestrial James Carville is correct, Obama is intent on ramming it down our throats.Continue reading “Government Health Care—Whether You Want It Or Not”