Another socialist travesty unfolding

Brazil begins to circle the drain, joining Venezuela and Argentina in the great socialist unraveling. Higher US interest rates should do wonders for them! After a week in which the nation’s top young financier was thrown in jail alongside a … Continue reading

Chicago: Another Crony Socialism Success Story
Bill Quick

Beneath Chicago’s Gloss by Aaron M. Renn, City Journal September 24, 2015 Chicago’s troubles are a lesson in what happens to cities and states when they ignore financial realities. The blame goes to Illinois’s bipartisan system—dubbed the “Combine” by Chicago … Continue reading

Why Do “Capitalist” Corporations Support Democrats?
Bill Quick

Because they own the Ruling Party, which runs the state.  The more power and control the state has, the more the Oligarchs can wield. … Continue reading

Hell, Yes, Steffy Is Different
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Geraldo: ABC Fired Me for $200 Donation, Why Not the Same for Stephanopoulos? | Mediaite Geraldo Rivera sees a double standard at work in ABC News’ decision to stand by George Stephanopoulos after the network’s chief anchor apologized for failing … Continue reading

Google Boodle Pays
Bill Quick

Google vs. the EU: A Fight for the Right to Screw With Search Results This EU suit isn’t the first time Google’s been accused of sneaky, anti-competitive tactics. A leaked report shows that the Federal Trade Commission nearly sued Google … Continue reading

Google: Spell It “Boodle”
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FTC staffers recommended lawsuit against Google — so FTC did NOTHING | Computerworld The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is probably going to check its outbox a bit closer from now on before pressing send. Why? An explosive document from 2012, … Continue reading

Nothing To See Here – Just Move On
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Anti-Netanyahu Obama-Linked Non-Profit Forms New Entity After Congress Says It Violated Tax Law | Weasel Zippers You can close the barn door after the horse has bolted, but you still violated the law. Now Bibi looks to have won so … Continue reading

Crony Socialism
Bill Quick

Three counties hope to salvage $88M solar project by borrowing more money, officials say | Three counties have a solution to salvage an $88-million-dollar solar project that went bust: borrow more millions to pump into the project and hope it will … Continue reading