Goldman Sachs’ Absurd Virtue Signaling Rules Are A Peace Pipe To Elizabeth Warren

Full disclosure: I was a vice president at Goldman Sachs back in the day. It was a meritocracy, a rough-and-tumble private partnership, honest, and a great place to learn. My experience was great. Then the company got into bed with our government. Today, Goldman is a government-funded (it can borrow from the Federal Reserve/taxpayers for nextContinue reading “Goldman Sachs’ Absurd Virtue Signaling Rules Are A Peace Pipe To Elizabeth Warren”

Blago Set Free, His Hair To Stand Trial Separately

I’ve got this thing, and it’s (expletive) golden. And I’m just not giving it up for (expletive) nothing. I’m not going to do it. And I can always use it. I can parachute me there.” —  Governor Rod Blagojevich on Obama’s Senate seat Ex-Governor Rod Blagojevich, the part-time Elvis impersonator and full-time buffoon, seems to haveContinue reading “Blago Set Free, His Hair To Stand Trial Separately”

Did Capitalism Or Government Fail Us?

The inevitable pictures of pelicans covered in oil finally surfaced, solidifying this oil spill as the worst environmental disaster in U.S. history. We have not seen this many pictures of unintelligent animals covered in oil since the first season of “Jersey Shore.” Now we ask the bigger question: Which failed us more, capitalism or government?Continue reading “Did Capitalism Or Government Fail Us?”

Team Obama Rounds Up The Villains

To implement its agenda, Team Obama develops a narrative according to its needs. Then they send the marching orders out to their brethren in the media, who faithfully run stories sympathetic to the goal du jour. “Deal with us or we take you down,” Obama tells his targets in his best Chicago-style politico-speak. “If youContinue reading “Team Obama Rounds Up The Villains”