Monthly Archives: October 2011

Bette Midler on politics

‘I haven’t left my house in days.I watch the news channels incessantly.All the news stories are about the election; all the commercials are forViagra and Cialis. Election, erection, election, erection — either way it’sabout getting screwed!’ — Bette Midler.

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Income inequality re-examined

7 reasons why Obama is wrong on income inequalityBy James PethokoukisOctober 26, 2011, 6:04 pm As if ordered up directly by the Obama White House and Occupy Wall Street, the Congressional Budget Office has produced a timely report looking at income inequality. … Continue reading

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Big Brother is Listening To Phone Calls And Reading Text Messages Big Brother is Listening To Phone Calls And Reading Text Messages FRIDAY, 28 OCTOBER 2011 05:38 J. D. LONGSTREET A Commentary by J. D. Longstreet On November 9th, 2011 Americans will get an up close and personal demonstration of the … Continue reading

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Downsize DC on Obamanomics

The following is presented as an educational service of the Downsize DC Foundation. It contains startling facts that refute economic claims made by left-statists such as President Obama and Paul Krugman. If you read it you will learn . . . How current … Continue reading

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  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOctober 28, 2011Contact: Jim Tobin (773) 354-2076 | Christina Tobin (312) 427-5128 CHICAGO–Christina Tobin, Vice President of the taxpayer watchdog group, Taxpayers United of America (TUA), and President of Free and Equal Elections, will appear on FOX NEWS CHANNEL’S Fox and Friends, this … Continue reading

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Iceland’s Recovery

Iceland Loses Its Banks, Finds Its Wealth Ultima Thule learns that small is beautiful. Tim Cavanaugh from the November 2011 issue The most important question about Iceland these days (after “How come Iceland is green and Greenland is icy?”) is what we can … Continue reading

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The Imperial City

Washington’s Parasite Economy Life is good in the capital of crony capitalism. Gene Healy | October 25, 2011 Editor’s Note: This column is reprinted with permission of the Washington Examiner. Click here to read it at that site. In the wake of Apple … Continue reading

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Policing is Too Important to be Left to the Government: Economist Ed Str…

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The Evil 1% by Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr.

The Evil 1% by Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr.

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Blame the Fed for the Financial Crisis

By RON PAUL The Fed fails to grasp that an interest rate is a price, the price of time. Attempting to manipulate that price is as destructive as any other government price control. To know what is wrong with the Federal … Continue reading

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