The Economic Numbers Continue To Campaign For Republicans

The laws of economics are the new Jim Crow laws. If the Democrats cannot paint their opponents as racist or greedy, then they are pretty much out of solutions for any issue. Economic numbers tend to be more biased when the administration overseeing them knows nothing about business and the economy. Attorney General Eric HolderContinue reading “The Economic Numbers Continue To Campaign For Republicans”

All Shook Up

The day comes when all the kids are gone. We sent our youngest kid off to NYU, the middle one back to the U of M to see what they can do with him, and our oldest to medical school this week. At times like this parents worry about many things to do with theirContinue reading “All Shook Up”

Dems Try To Rein In Rangel

The Democrats have an impending problem surfacing at an inopportune time, the investigation of Rep. Charles Rangel (D-NY) by the House Ethics Committee.  This comes as a surprise to many — the House has an Ethics Committee? “House ethics” is an oxymoron, much like the “Senate intelligence” that led up to the wars in IraqContinue reading “Dems Try To Rein In Rangel”

A Decline In Prius Envy

Congress dragged Toyota to Washington to testify in one of the indignant show trials they so love. I wish they would subpoena themselves and bring Congress before a Senate hearing, under oath and under the hot lights of TV cameras. Then we might get to the roots of most problems in America: too much governmentContinue reading “A Decline In Prius Envy”

Statist Of The Union: Are You Better Off Than You Were $3 Trillion Ago?

President Obama made his State of the Union speech/lecture last week, opening with the obligatory, “I am happy to report that the state of our Union is strong.” As any entertainer will tell you, it is smart to start with a good joke. A friend told me that Obama should have gone to the podiumContinue reading “Statist Of The Union: Are You Better Off Than You Were $3 Trillion Ago?”