Archive for October, 2013

Who Wants To Pay More Taxes?

Well, according to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D) of Nevada, everyone.  Except congressional Republicans, of course:   The only people who feel there shouldn’t be more coming in to the federal government from the rich people are the Republicans in the Congress,” Reid told the radio host, according to Roll Call.  “Everybody else, including […]

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Growing Record Debts to Continue Financing Corruption Abroad?

So, was the administration’s hysteria regarding the debt ceiling fiasco genuine concern over the United States’ credit rating and economy as widely reported, or was it simply concern over delayed payments to a highly suspect regional “ally” that could not manage to aid in locating Usama bin Laden – all the while he was in […]

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United States Debt Increases by Record $328 Billion in a Single Day

Following the deal reached Wednesday to extend the federal debt ceiling – or another way to refer to it: an agreement to delay actually dealing with the very real and inevitable fiscal problems until some unknown date in the future, for more virtuous people (if they exist) to solve – a quite predictable but nonetheless […]

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California Governor Vetoes Semi-Automatic Rifle Ban

I certainly did not see this coming.   Friday, California Governor Jerry Brown (D) of all politicians issued a veto to pending state legislation (Senate Bill 374) that would have banned the acquisition or transfer of virtually every semi-automatic rifle in existence, stating surprisingly sensibly:   “The State of California already has some of the […]

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American Adults Less Intelligent Than the Average Human

Since 1980, the United States federal government has increasingly monopolized education in this nation by way of the federal Department of Education (DoE) and its resultant education-industrial complex.  In these past 32 years (excluding 2013), the department has burned through annual expenditures at a clip totaling – (wait for it) – $1,314,812,506,000!   So what […]

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New ObamaCare Regulations Decomposed

Kentucky Senator Rand Paul (R), an ophthalmologist, explains some of the new regulatory elements of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.  While Senator Paul is surprisingly funny throughout this appearance, the relevant breakdown of new healthcare codes begins at the 5:09 mark. (Source: You Tube user MOXNEWSd0tCOM & The Daily Bail)   What would […]

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Government Shutdown? Hardly.

As was widely warned prior to and during this year’s fiscal sequestration, speculation is again rampant that the government “shutdown” – which is not remotely close to a true shutdown at all – will hurt everyone, but especially special interest demographics.  While the latter point is likely true due to the very nature of illegitimate […]

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