Archive for April 2016

The Obamacare “death spiral” Begins

Insurers Warn Losses From Obamacare Are Unsustainable. Health insurance companies are amplifying their warnings about the financial sustainability of the ObamaCare marketplaces as they seek approval for premium increases next year. Insurers say they are losing money on their ObamaCare plans at a rapid rate, and some have begun to talk about dropping out of…

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The Morality of Sex-Selection Abortion

If a pregnant woman wants a boy and a pre-natal test (available at 7 weeks) indicates a girl, is it moral for her to have an abortion so she can try again for a boy? No, says Anna Higgins in Sex-Selection Abortion: The Real War on Women. The reason she gives is a strange one. It’s…

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Ted Cruz on Squawk Box This Morning

Below is the 45-minute video of Ted Cruz this morning on CNBC’s Squawk Box with Joe Kernen, Becky Quick and Andrew Ross Sorkin. Joe Kernen is one of my fovorite commentators on economic policy and markets. He’s clearly in sinc with Ted Cruz. Quick and Sorkin hit Cruz with some tough, even a bit hostile,…

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The Future is Here, and It Is Dumb

University of Toronto Dumps Transgender Bathrooms After Peeping Incidents. Seems that the “transgenders” were guys peeping on girls in the showers. The administration at the University of Toronto was recently enlightened on why two separate washrooms are generally established for men and women sharing co-ed residencies. The University is temporarily changing its policy on gender-neutral bathrooms after…

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Liberal Fascists at Starbucks

Liberal Fascism is out of control among the “baristas” working at Starbucks. In St. Augustine, Florida and man ordered a white chocolate mocha and when it arrived the barista had inserted the words, “Diabetes here I come” on the cup. A 16-ounce white chocolate mocha has 470 calories when it’s made with 2-percent milk. There…

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UnitedHealth Makes Good on Threat to Pull Out of Obamacare

Yahoo Finance: The Affordable Care Act suffered another jolt late last week with the news that UnitedHealth Group, the nation’s largest health insurer, was making good on its threat to pull out of Obamacare, beginning with its operations in Georgia and Arkansas. UnitedHealth roiled the market last November when it revealed that it was considering…

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Ten Questions That Could End Hillary Clinton’s White House Dreams

Salon.com has come up with ten questions that FBI Director James Tomey should ask Hillary Clinton that Salon thinks will end her dreams of ever again living in the White House. Yes, you read that right. The uber left wing pinko commie Salon.com is offering up some scathing commentary, in the form of proposed questions for the…

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