Getting What We Pay For – Good and Hard
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Instapundit » Blog Archive » HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: Feds May Forgive Loans of Up to 387,000 Disabled Borrowers. I predict that the number of “disabled borrowers” will at least double, more or less overnight.  If … Continue reading

The Boodle Factory At Work
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More Chaos at Chicago Public Schools – The American Interest A big part of blue state politics is the effort to equalize school spending across districts; rich Illinois suburbs can afford better schools than poor towns and cities, so they … Continue reading

The Boodle Boys Buy A Pistol
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  US Army considers “controversial” move to using Glock G19s « Hot Air Weren’t we just talking about how the military can cut down on their budget without compromising the security of the nation during this campaign? There’s an opportunity … Continue reading

Libertarian Misses the Point
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Republicans Vow to Hunt Down Flint Emergency Manager Responsible for ‘Government-Made Catastrophe’ – Hit & Run : Reason.com In summary, Flint’s environmental regulators were asleep at the wheel, but nobody wanted to call them out, because bad things happen to … Continue reading

Billions For Fusion, Not For Welfare State Boodle
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Next Big Future: Jaeyoung Park confirms publication of patent filing for Polywell Fusion and promises more technical disclosure in interview with Nextbigfuture EMC2 now has a design based on 30 years of Polywell R and D and 18 total test … Continue reading

Caddell: Establishment Consultant Class Bankrupt
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Pat Caddell: 2016 Election About Insurgency, Not Ideology – Breitbart For Caddell, the 2016 election is about voters revolting against Washington and the political classes that have dominated government and policy in recent years. “The system is on the verge … Continue reading

Talk About a Boodle Scramble!
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Disgraced Weiner Says Bloomberg Could Win The White House – Breitbart The Daily Beast is reporting that disgraced former New York Congressman Anthony Weiner believes ex-Gotham Mayor Michael Bloomberg could win the 2016 election if he decides to make a … Continue reading

The Clinton Crime Syndicate and the Royal Oilbags
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Saudi Arabia Puts 47 to Death, Including Prominent Shiite Cleric – The New York Times BAGHDAD — Saudi Arabia drew condemnation from Iran and its allies in the region on Saturday after putting to death a prominent Shiite cleric who … Continue reading

It’s Not Just the Kids and Grandkids Any More. It’s Us.
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Republicans and Obama Connive to Increase Debt | FreedomWorks A government debt is a government claim against personal income and private property – an unpaid tax bill. —Hans F. Sennholz Republicans and Obama Connive to Increase Debt It’s true; Republican … Continue reading

Bribing the Hangman to Bring the Rope, One Knot At a Time
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$10 Million Saudi Yale Gift the Tip of a $100 Billion Iceberg Last week Saudi businessman Abdullah Kamel donated $10 million to Yale Law School, to establish a Center of Islamic law and Civilization. This was not a benign gift, … Continue reading

Lots of Graft – And Bankruptcy
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Charities on the Dole by Steven Malanga, City Journal Summer 2015 FEGS, or Federation Employment and Guidance Service, began life in 1934 as a small Jewish charity in New York. Over 80 years, it grew into a sprawling, $230 million … Continue reading

Glenn Reynolds Finds Himself Agreeing With the White House
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Reynolds: White House leans right on licensing There’s no question that Congress, under the Constitution, has the power to ban state protectionism via its powers under the Commerce Clause and the 14th Amendment. In fact, controlling state protectionism was one of the … Continue reading

America: Ruled by the Invisible Mafia
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The Conservative Wahoo: The Clintons, the Ex-Im Bank, and the aristocracy of pull Back to the Clintons. Is there a single person alive who believes that corporations, trade associations, NGOs, unions, and the like pay the Clintons enormous sums for … Continue reading

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

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

Obama: Focusing Like a Laser on the Important Stuff: Boodlebagging!
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President Obama Fundraises in Hollywood While Nation Grieves for Charleston – Breitbart President Obama on Thursday addressed the horrific massacre of nine people in a Charleston, South Carolina church–and then boarded Air Force One to California for a series of … Continue reading

Once Gucci Gulch, Always Gucci Gulch
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Uber just gave David Plouffe’s job to a top Google exec – The Washington Post Now, however, Plouffe is being replaced by top Google executive Rachel Whetstone as senior vice president of policy and communications. Uber said Wednesday that Plouffe will adopt a … Continue reading

It’s Obamaboodle: You Knew a Giveaway Was Coming
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U.S. Students Granted Up To $3.5 Billion In Debt Relief It’s an unprecedented move in higher education, but a welcome one. The U.S. Secretary of Education has pledged to forgive the loans of as many as 350 thousand students who … Continue reading

The Black Heart of Governance: Pay Me!
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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

More Stupid Congress Tricks
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Congressional Republicans Move To Block FCC Net Neutrality | The Daily Caller Under the Congressional Review Act, the resolution can be brought directly to the floor for votes on both sides of Congress and bypass the threat of a filibuster … Continue reading

Battling Billionaires: Billary Versus Bush
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Gary Hart: Billion-dollar Hillary Clinton 2016 campaign should ‘frighten’ Americans – POLITICO Gary Hart has serious reservations about a Hillary Clinton candidacy. The prospect of a billion-dollar Clinton campaign “ought to frighten every American,” he said in an interview with … 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

Not Enough Democrat Boodle In Walker Plan
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Unpopular President Rips Popular Governor For Giving Everyone Access to Previously Restricted Jobs They’re hedging their bets on the off chance that Mrs. Inevitable isn’t so inevitable. “Even as its governor claims victory over working Americans, I’d encourage him to … Continue reading

The Leopard Doesn’t Change His Spots, and the Boodler Doesn’t Change His Trotters
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The resurrection of Eric Cantor – Anna Palmer and Tarini Parti – POLITICO The high-powered event for Moelis & Co. is just the latest sign of Cantor’s reemergence as a political and fundraising force. The former House majority leader had … Continue reading

Bulleting From the Edu Bubble
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After iPad initiative failure, school supe says LA can’t buy computers for all | Ars Technica In October, Superintendent Deasy resigned his post although he maintained that he had engaged in no wrongdoing. Until December 2014, the school district was … Continue reading

It’s Getting Awfully Cozy At the Top
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Newsmax Pledged $1 Million to Clinton Foundation | The Weekly Standard Conservative website Newsmax has pledged a very large donation to the Bill, Hillary, and Chelsea Clinton Foundation, a new report in the Wall Street Journal states. “Newsmax, a conservative … Continue reading

GOP Candidates and Financial Fellatio
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To win in 2016: The voters Republicans forgot | New York Post Why could Reagan talk to these voters? He’d talked with them. He spent 1954 to ’62 as a spokesman for General Electric — hosting “GE Theater” on TV, … Continue reading