Crony capitalism?

In spite of the media approved caricature of conservatives, we do not approve of crony capitalism. I don’t know if this is or not but Immelt’s close relationship with the Administration should raise questions. One would think that we would be seeing endless 60 Minutes pieces on this cozy little relationship but somehow I think…

Rand writ large…

Back in January, I wrote a piece that was also published as an editorial in a regional daily. Called The Railroad Unification Plan, it detailed the parallels between Rand’s  Atlas Shrugged and current events. It contained this: Taggart uses his political influence in Washington to convince a collectivist leaning government that this situation is unfair…

Do you wonder if anybody in government ever…

…asks the question “Is this really a good idea?” BEFORE they spend taxpayer’s money on something most reasonable people would see as idiotic? Yesterday we had the “Cape-A-Bility” idiocy where Workforce Central Florida was buying capes ($14K worth) for the unemployed to “empower” them. Today, they withdrew the program – AFTER the 14K is spent.…

Like Ann Coulter said…

…abortion  is the sacrament of the Liberal theology. Via Drudge: A state-funded sex education Web site that tells teens an abortion is “much easier than it sounds” has drawn fire from outraged pro-lifers who say mariatalks.com is glossing over ugly truths, steering teens toward the controversial procedure and counseling them how to keep mom and…

Bush v. Gore Redux

Not quite but it has the same importance for the people of Wisconsin. Having claimed victory when leading by 204 votes: [April 6, 2011 – CBS] Challenger JoAnne Kloppenburg has declared victory in the Wisconsin Supreme Court election that is serving as a proxy battle over the controversial policies of Republican Gov. Scott Walker. With…

Unstoppable

From CNS News… Federal borrowing is on pace to hit the legal limit on the national debt in less than a week. As set in a law passed by Congress and signed by President Barack Obama on Feb. 12, 2010, the legal limit on the national debt is $14.2940 trillion. As of the close of business Tuesday,…