Filed under: Fun n Games, Humor, News, Progressives, Sports, The United States | Tags: I'm Not Watching, Olympics Humor, Ultra Spiritual Life
“What I Love About the Olympics”
from the Ultra Spiritual Life, Episode 38
Filed under: Bureaucracy, Capitalism, Economics, Economy, Free Markets, Freedom, History, Humor, Politics, Taxes | Tags: Burton Folsom, Government Failures, Private Investment Works
Democrats are always promising to build stuff. California has their High Speed train to nowhere that is becoming a very expensive bad joke. The Seattle area’s Light Rail is well on the way to becoming another, as is common for commuter rail projects all over the country. Government officials are as subject to falling for popular fashion as is any young ingenue, and for quite a while building a railroad seemed like a great way to make yourself famous. So they are, but not exactly in the way they planned on. Here’s Burton Folsom, author, historian and professor at Hillsdale College to explain why the government is such a lousy investor.
Filed under: Bureaucracy, Capitalism, Crime, Domestic Policy, Economy, Free Markets, Freedom, History, Humor, Media Bias, Police, Politics, Pop Culture, Regulation | Tags: Chicago Democrat Since 1927, Econimics Not Their Strong Suit, The Last Republican Mayors
I was just thinking – not long ago GM was building cars in Flint, Michigan and you couldn’t drink the water in Mexico.
After 7 plus years of Obama’s administration, GM now builds cars in Mexico and you can’t drink the water in Flint, Michigan.
Hope and Change delivered! Is this a great country or what?
Filed under: Bureaucracy, Capitalism, Domestic Policy, Economics, Economy, History, Humor, Regulation | Tags: A Little History, BREXIT, Henry VIII
Filed under: Bureaucracy, Domestic Policy, Environment, Global Warming, Heartwarming, History, Humor, Junk Science | Tags: Al Gore Cllimate Scientist, Climate Loons, US Fish and Wildlife
(From Mark J. Perry at AEI)
Filed under: Bureaucracy, Education, Freedom, History, Humor, Politics, Progressivism, The United States | Tags: Camille Paglia, Campus Culture, Christina Hoff Summers
Christina Hoff Sommers and Camille Paglia take on the contemporary campus trend of trying to remake history into something more appropriate to young people’s vague understanding of the past. Has to be fixed. Some of those old historic people actually owned slaves. Were not politically correct. Statues must be removed, names of buildings changed, can’t have inappropriate street names, monuments. Safe Spaces. Do not encounter things that are different or difficult.