Archive for November 2016

Paul Krugman — egg on face nitwit — UPDATED

Paul Krugman in the New York Times on election night: It really does now look like President Donald J. Trump, and markets are plunging. When might we expect them to recover? Frankly, I find it hard to care much, even though this is my specialty. The disaster for America and the world has so many…

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Trump’s election win and the emerging preference cascade

Sometimes people don’t reveal their true feelings and opinions for fear of being ostracized by others whom they assume hold different views.  Some, perhaps many, thought the polls before the election weren’t giving a true picture of the vote percentage Trump was likely to get, while overstating the likely vote for.…what’s her name? I can’t…

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Defending against Leftist ridicule and derision

Whenever you hear someone on the Left calling conservatives and/or Republicans bigots, homophobes, racists, mean spirited or any of their other favorite epithets and derogatory terms, think of this: Psychological projection is a theory in psychology in which humans defend themselves against their own unconscious impulses or qualities (both positive and negative) by denying their existence in themselves…

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Millennial Climate Change Hysteria — Who Knew?

Millennials, that group of Americans reaching young adulthood in the early 21st century, have been recognized as an odd bunch. That much was easily known and explained because of the different life experience they have had compared to say, my generation of baby boomers born between 1946 and 1965. The millennials are the offspring of…

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Obamacare cannot simply be “amended;” here’s why

The central operating plan for Obamacare is the personal mandate that young healthy people must buy health insurance at rates higher than their risk pool justifies in order to fund insurance for older less healthy people, and to fund insurance for those with pre-existng conditions. This results in a massive distortion in the risk pool…

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Black-owned business gets a lesson in black political correctness

Black-Owned Restaurant Facing Boycott After Catering a Trump Event Chef Don Studvent, a Black business owner in Detroit, Michigan, is under fire for catering an event for Donald Trump’s son. His 7-year old restaurant, the 1917 American Bistro, serves well-prepared dishes ranging from grilled shrimp, salmon and chicken to blackened or deep-fried catfish. But they…

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