Archive for January 2017

You may be a Democrat if….

…you accuse Republicans and conservatives of being racist, homophobic, bigoted and mean-spirited bastards and at the same time you associate with, make common cause with, and invite to address your “women’s march,” a woman who, along with 5 others in 1985, kidnapped, tortured, raped and murdered a 62-year old gay man. This gang of killers…

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You might be a Democrat…

If you think Hillary losing the election is a catastrophe for women but what’s happening to Yazidi women in Iraq is none of your concern. Yazidis are an ethnically Kurdish religious community indigenous to northern Mesopotamia. Their religion, Yazidism is linked to ancient Mesopotamian religions and combines aspects of Zoroastrianism, Islam, Christianity and Judaism. They…

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“Menos Marx, Mais Mises”

Brazilians are demanding “Menos Marx, Mais Mises.” Looks a lot like Spanish, but it’s Portuguese. Spanish would be “Menos Max, Mas Mises.”  Little trivia, there. In either language it means “Less Marx, More Mises.” Everybody knows who Karl Marx was, not everyone knows who Ludwig von Mises was. He’s the father of the Austrian School…

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If you hate corporations and love government you’ve got it backwards

Robert Higgs is one of my favorite authors, he writes mostly on subjects of political economy, such as his great book Depression, War, and Cold War: Challenging the Myths of Conflict and Prosperity. This book and others are my source for the proposition that FDR’s New Deal prolonged the Great Depression and made it worse,…

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Obama — The God That Failed

The God That Failed is a great book that I read several years ago. The Amazon description heralds it as the book that “…brings together essays by six of the most important writers of the twentieth century on their conversion to and subsequent disillusionment with communism. In describing their own experiences, the authors illustrate the…

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230 anti-Trump protesters arrested — could face 10 years for felony rioting

1960s protesters were flower children: 1960s protesters, the girls were sexy: Anti-Trump rioters are hooligan criminals: And firebugs: 1960s protests ended in sex orgies. Anti-Trump protests end in felony charges for the rioters dressed in all black and destroying property and beating people up. Then they have the gall to say they are fighting Fascsim.…

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The Women’s March in Washington DC

All the big names and celebs were there. I think Michael Moore was the only man in attendance. He still identifies as a man doesn’t he? I’m can’t remember. He Spoke to the crowd but I’m not sure what he had to say, he was bit weak just coming off a 20-minute hunger strike.

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Glum and Glummer

Clintons watching Trump’s Inauguration speech. Being the winner, Trump realized this was the time to be magnanimous, and he was. He called for a standing ovation for the Clintons, and everybody gave them a good send off. Of course, they did. It was a moment of pure joy to see them go….for good we can…

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