Ayn Rand Predicted Detroit, Greece, Illinois, California and More to Come

In Atlas Shrugged Comes To Detroit Cato Institute Senior Fellow Dan Mitchell comments on a CNBC story from last Wednesday, Detroit to set services by neighborhood condition. Mitchell says, “In a perverse way, I’m glad that there are places such … Continue reading

Smart Girl Summit

This is from yesterday before the latest secret dealmaking but it’s brilliant.  I’ve noticed that it’s the Republican women in Congress that have the cojones and aren’t afraid to ride, shoot straight and speak the truth.  Republican men either in … Continue reading

Forty Three Republican Senators To Harry Reid — Your Debt Ceiling Bill Is Dead

UPDATE @10:00AM Sunday:  Harry Reid sidetracked by Obama and McConnell.  Heh.  That may be the only good thing to come out this “deal” being negotiated in secret.  Remember those promises of “transparency”? UPDATE @9:30PM MDT: A “DEAL’ is in the … Continue reading

How Far Will A Cougar Wander? 1,500 Miles!

This is a great book I read a couple of years ago. The author, who lives in Boulder, Colorado has a most interesting Op-Ed in the NYT today about a 140-pound cougar that was killed when it was hit by … Continue reading

Obama Approval Sinks To New Low of 40%

Gallup Poll: The poll consisted of a random sample of Adults. That means his approval number is even lower among Likely Voters. Gallup is quick to point out that: Obama’s 40% overall approval rating nearly matches the recent 41% approval … Continue reading

A Gutsy Bar Exam Performance

I passed the Colorado Bar Exam in 1976 on the first try. Not too gutsy, but good. So then in 2007 at age 62 I took and passed the Wyoming Bar Exam on the first try. A bit more gutsy … Continue reading