The Way Things Work, Part Two
Bill Quick

BTW, Part One of this got published before I was done with it. I clicked the wrong icon, most likely. I wanted to go on to examine the question of who has the real power: the rich, or the politicos … Continue reading

Well, I’m Sure This Will Teach the Ruling Class the Error Of Its Ways
Bill Quick

For Every Dollar Spent Influencing US Politics, Corporations Get $760 Back | AgainstCronyCapitalism.org I almost don’t want to write it, but if one is OK with crony capitalism, essentially stealing from the American citizenry via any number of official means, … Continue reading

My Fantasy World
Bill Quick

22 years after Verizon fiber promise, millions have only DSL or wireless | Ars Technica A 22-year-old Verizon promise to bring fiber Internet or “comparable technology” to its entire service area in Pennsylvania has instead left more than two million homes … Continue reading

I Knew America Would Destroy Itself From Within. I Just Never Realized How Enthusiastically It Would Go About Doing It
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GOP aiming for Friday trade vote, but snag remains – Jake Sherman and John Bresnahan – POLITICO House leaders, confident but not yet certain they have the support to pass sweeping trade legislation, are aiming to bring the package to … Continue reading

The Biggest Shakedown Racket In the World
Bill Quick

EPA’s Clean Power Plan Jeopardizes Reliable Power | VodkaPundit We all remember Candidate Obama’s plan to make you pay through the nose and out your behind for electricity. Cap & Trade didn’t quite come to pass, but don’t you worry … Continue reading

Just A Thought
Bill Quick

Instapundit » Blog Archive » MY USA TODAY COLUMN: GOP Could Score Big By Targeting Hollywood, Silicon Valley — But Can Republicans Bring Themselves To Criticize Big Business? Conservative Republicans who’ve been targeted by Rove, Boehner, McConnell and the Chamber … Continue reading

And Cable Companies Can’t Figure Out Why We Hate Them
Bill Quick

Cable Proudly Declares Smart Shoppers A ‘Lower Quality’ Of Customer They Have No Interest In | Techdirt Cablevision executives meanwhile have made their disdain for the smart consumer abundantly clear over the last few years, calling smart shoppers a “dead … Continue reading