Sharp Suit Sharpton – Except He Doesn’t Actually Own Them
Bill Quick

Sharpton *Shocked* At Suggestion That People Who Work Harder Earn More « Tammy Bruce And I am shocked that he has a TV show. I will be even more shocked if I hear that anyone actually watches. Via NewsBusters: In … Continue reading

Megyn The Mugger
Bill Quick

Trump out at RSG15: another view « Hot Air Look, I’m not going to take up your time defending what Donald said vis-à-vis Megyn Kelly. I happen to like Kelly’s work in general and I don’t think she went over … Continue reading

With the Clinton Crime Syndicate, Charity Begins at Home
Bill Quick

Hillary’s donations to charity were mostly to her own charity: The Clinton Foundation -… – Linkis.com Hillary Clinton released seven years’ worth of tax returns last week, reflecting tens of millions of dollars in income and some millions of dollars … Continue reading

Oh, Dear: Cop License to Steal Under Attack In Oklahoma
Bill Quick

Outrage over Forfeiture Reform Is Unjustified | Cato Institute Despite the relative modesty of the reform, the response from Oklahoma law enforcement has ranged from hostile to apoplectic. Well, sure.  When you tell the armed bandits of the police state … Continue reading

Imagine: Woman Who Has Sucked Money From the Rich All Her Life Regrets Having to Continue to Do So
Bill Quick

Democrats far behind GOP in raising money for ’16 super PACs WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton has a message for the country’s wealthiest Democrats: I need you, unfortunately. “We’re going to have to do what we can in this … Continue reading

Leland Yee: Servant of the People
Bill Quick

Anti-game-violence legislator pleads guilty to racketeering | Ars Technica Through it all, Yee remained a staunch defender of the idea that the state should aid parents in making violent games harder for children to access. He has given numerous statements … Continue reading

Still The Way the World Works
Bill Quick

Some GOP candidates becoming unhinged over gay marriage ruling – The Washington Post It is, therefore, especially disheartening that Cruz, who clerked for Chief Justice William Rehnquist and who is better equipped by education and experience to think clearly about … Continue reading

The Way Things Work, Part Two
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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

Play It Again, Sam (And Again, And Again, And Again…)
Bill Quick

The consequences of Greece’s impending breakdown – The Washington Post When, as now appears likely, Greece financially separates from Europe, it will at one level be no one’s fault. Summers is, of course, spouting Ruling Class bullshit. The fault lies … 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

The Golden Rule in Politics: Them That Has the Gold Get To Rule
Bill Quick

Fleischmann Prepares to Fight off Another Primary Challenge “He raised a tremendous amount of money early, and we did not,” Fleischmann said. “We’ve cured that this time. I will make sure we raise money early, middle and late.” He may … Continue reading

Shocking, Shocking, SHOCKING Discovery: Hillary Clinton A Lying, Dishonest, Corrupt Witch
Bill Quick

Shock: Hillary Clinton Did Not Turn Over Subpoenaed Benghazi Emails Either State had these emails and decided to thwart the Committee, or, even more likely, State never had them, because Hillary never turned them over to State. Incredible. The balls … Continue reading

Trust This, Intern Smoker
Bill Quick

Bill Clinton Reads the Free Beacon | Washington Free Beacon Former president Bill Clinton referenced Washington Free Beaconreporting in an interview that aired Sunday on CNN’s State of the Union. “There’s such a trust deficit in America today,” Clinton said. … Continue reading

The High Blue Line
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Hidden Footage Shows Cops Eating Marijuana Goods, Making Amputee Jokes During Raid On Thursday, KTLA-5 reported on hidden camera footage that showed some objectionable behavior from police officers during a raid on an unlicensed marijuana dispensary. The cops were recorded … 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. Like (0)

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
Bill Quick

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

Some Pigs Are More Equal…No, Wait. Some Pigs Are Pigs.
Bill Quick

Chelsea Clinton’s new $10.5 million NYC penthouse – On The Block Unlike many NYC buildings where there are lots of units, the couple will have some privacy as there are only four units in the doorman monitored building, known as … Continue reading

Doesn’t Matter Who or What You Think You Vote For, You Still Get the Same Old Ruling Party
Bill Quick

Trade supporters bullish as House vote nears | TheHill House GOP leaders are expressing a bold new confidence heading into the final stretch of the divisive fight over granting President Obama broad trade powers. The vote, expected as soon as … Continue reading

A Couple of Honest Politicians Stay Bought
Bill Quick

Two Members of Boehner’s Leadership Team Openly Refuse to Admit if They’ve Read Obamatrade – Breitbart Two members of House GOP leadership—Majority Whip Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Rules Committee chairman Rep. Pete Sessions (R-TX)—refused to admit through spokespersons to … Continue reading

Obama Justice Department Goes to Bat For Clintons?
Bill Quick

The Thin Gruel of the Hastert Prosecution – Scott Horton – POLITICO Magazine Rarely in recent memory has political Washington been caught more off-guard by an indictment than by the news that broke Thursday concerning the charges against former Speaker of … Continue reading

Stop Taking Clinton Email Scam At Face Value, Please
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When District Attorneys Attack | National Review Online A secret cache of electronic records containing information that is potentially embarrassing to political figures, and the criminal handling of that database, is of course an all-too-familiar story to those of us … Continue reading

To Hell With FIFA – Let’s Get Rid of the International Olympic Committee
Bill Quick

Give FIFA the Boot by Steven Malanga, City Journal May 28, 2015 Soccer is often called “the beautiful game,” but its worldwide governing body, FIFA, is nothing short of ugly in the way it operates. Even before the Justice Department’s … Continue reading

Now Tapper Embroiled In Clinton Slush Fund
Bill Quick

Poof! CNN’s Jake Tapper disappears from Clinton Foundation website: Column Yet another high-profile TV newsman may find himself embroiled in controversy over his connections to the Clinton Foundation. Until late Tuesday afternoon, the Clinton Foundation website listed CNN anchor Jake … Continue reading

Just a Hunch
Bill Quick

EFF Asks Court To Reconsider Ruling That Would Make Violating Work Computer Policies A Criminal Act | Techdirt The EFF points out that rolling back this “unconstitutionally vague” reading of Oregon’s computer crime law doesn’t leave the state without options … Continue reading

Today’s Reminder from Angelo Codevilla
Bill Quick

American Statecraft and the Iraq War Fall/2007: Itemizing the instances of the occupation’s military malpractice is beyond my scope here. Note simply that most U.S. casualties result from roadside bombs—mines. Military manuals are clear about minefields: if they cannot be … Continue reading

Obama GOTV Is The Only Possible Cause
Bill Quick

Is the GOP finally playing the long game? « Hot Air “The surprise was some of the turnout, some of the turnout especially in urban areas, which gave President Obama the big margin to win this race,” former vice presidential … Continue reading

This little piggie squealed ‘wee wee wee” all the way home.
nemo paradise

Moody’s downgraded Chicago’s municipal debt to junk status today. Rahm was irate, and spoke truth to power: “While Chicago’s financial crisis is very real and at our doorsteps, today’s irresponsible decision by Moody’s to downgrade the City’s credit by two … Continue reading

The Black Heart of Governance: Pay Me!
Bill Quick

Business As Usual | Belmont Club Though the great bulk of displaced persons come from the Middle East, Central Africa, South Asia and West Africa  the convulsions are now general. Apart from the boat people crossing the Mediterranean sea, thousands of … Continue reading

Exercise in Futility
Bill Quick

Hillary Clinton email case reopened by federal judge – Washington Times A federal judge has reopened an open-records case trying to pry loose some of former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton’s emails, marking the first time a court has … Continue reading

Calculated Ignorance
Bill Quick

Obama’s State Department repeatedly ignores open government laws – Washington Times The State Department has been dismissing about half of the press requests it receives for information under open government laws – a pattern of rejection that members of the … Continue reading

I Wonder What Sort of Piper Will Present Itself For Payment
Bill Quick

NOAA Caught Rewriting US Temperature History (Again) | Power Line This graph presents the data visually. The black line shows average annual temperatures for Maine from 1895 to the present as they were recorded at the time, and as NOAA … Continue reading

George Soros Pay Taxes? You Gotta Be Kidding Me!
Bill Quick

George Soros’s Tax Bill – Bloomberg Business The actual tax bill would be affected by factors specific to the billionaire. Soros declined to comment, according to Michael Vachon, a spokesman, as did Anthony Burke, an IRS spokesman. Yeah.  Factors like … Continue reading

Let’s Play Post Office
Bill Quick

Thousands of new Lerner emails found | TheHill An inspector general investigating the IRS’s improper scrutiny of Tea Party groups has found thousands of emails from Lois Lerner, the agency official at the center of that controversy, according to committees … Continue reading

The News Here is Not That The Clintons Are Deeply Corrupt Crooks
Bill Quick

Oh My: NYT, Reuters Bombard Clintons With Foreign Cash, Tax Scandals – Guy Benson Both of these stories broke late last night, lighting up Twitter, and guaranteeing that Team Hillary is about to endure a very unpleasant stretch of news coverage. Each one … Continue reading

Scandal Is Billary’s Middle Name. And First. And Last.
Bill Quick

Rand Paul Keeps Saying that a Secret Scandal Will Wreck Hillary Clinton “Soon” – Bloomberg Politics “You ever hear ’em ask Hillary Clinton, this money she’s getting, whether it influences her decisions?” said Paul, referring to media questions about donors … 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

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

We No Longer Have a Legal System. We Have a Legalized Extortion System.
Bill Quick

George Will | When everything is a crime Given the principle — which itself should be reconsidered — of prosecutorial immunity, we have a criminal justice system with too many opportunities for generating defendants, too few inhibitions on prosecutors, and … Continue reading