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Union-Tribune: The San Diego County Taxpayers Association on Thursday issued its annual awards for bad government — and good. [...] The group gave its top award, the Grand Golden Fleece, to the Poway Unified School District for a $105 million bond issue that will cost taxpayers nearly $1 billion to repay. Show More Summary
In the distant past, the Southern Poverty Law Center was once a legitimate civil rights organization. Sadly, it is now a complete farce and a left-wing political machine, labeling everyone to the right of David Brooks a “hate group.”...Show More Summary
Q: What do you call it when some rich a-hole spends $100,000 on a government-subsidized toy and then finds it really hard to get parts or service when the company goes bankrupt? A: Karma.
S&P 500 divided by Federal Reserve balance sheet.
The Gaian faithful’s doomsday is nowhere to be seen: In a lengthy article this week, The Economist magazine said if climate scientists were credit-rating agencies, then climate sensitivity – the way climate reacts to changes in carbon-dioxide levels – would be on negative watch but not yet downgraded. Show More Summary
If a married man has children by a mistress, shouldn’t he be allowed to marry the mistress as well? The “voice of the children“ demands that he be allowed to do so! If a brother and sister have children, shouldn’t they be allowed toShow More Summary
… or, Government which has proven itself incompetent in pricing mortgage risk to continue indefinitely in the business of pricing mortgage risk. The inertia of central planning: [...] the future of housing finance in this country seems to be coming down to two taxpayer-backed concepts. Show More Summary
There’s two bulls standing on top of a mountain. The younger one says to the older one: “Hey pop, let’s say we run down there and f one of them cows”. The older one says: “No son. Lets walk down and f ‘em all”. - Robert Duvall in Colors...Show More Summary
It turns out somebody should have watched the State of the Union speech. Obama proposed yet another bad, Soviet-style, central planning program to fix the economy. Roll Call: At a closed-door meeting between President Barack Obama and House Democrats, [Michigan Democratic Rep. Show More Summary
In the Seattle Times, Lynne Varner, an African-American columnist, wrote a column full of the usual racial resentments. For example: Around a year ago this time, I wrote about the shooting death of Florida teen Trayvon Martin and how it fueled talks with my son about racial biases. Show More Summary
Like other commie dictators.
What socialism hath wrought upon wretched Venezuela: What has Chávez bequeathed his fellow Venezuelans? The hard facts are unmistakable: The oil-rich South American country is in shambles. It has one of the world’s highest rates of inflation, largest fiscal deficits, and fastest growing debts. Show More Summary
Yes, it is a truly tiny baby step toward fiscal responsibility, but even that’s worth celebrating given what we usually get from these clowns in Washington. Watch Obama’s stunning flip-flop in the video below. He goes from threatening to veto any bill that undoes the sequester to acting like these tiny cuts are the end of the world. Show More Summary
You know how cars unrealistically explode in movie accidents? Well, it happens in real life too: [Police] said [rapper Kenneth] Cherry and the occupants of the Range Rover had left the Aria resort hotel and were heading north on LasShow More Summary
Mark Steyn makes comparisons: When the Queen or her viceroy reads a Throne Speech in Westminster, Ottawa, or Canberra, it’s usually the work of a government with a Parliamentary majority: In other words, the stuff she’s announcing is actually going to happen. Show More Summary
This year brought two great shows, The Americans and Continuum.
It is better to be lucky than good. He’s lucky and good: The Washington Post keeps waiting for the time when Cuccinelli will be sunk. It never comes. “He doubts the science of global warming,” wrote the paper in a 2009 editorial, endorsing his opponent in the attorney general race. Show More Summary
Sister In Open Marriage Takes Sharing Too Far