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Thursday, March 31, 2011

More Union Thuggery

This sort of thing is what the mobocracy of Wisconsin liberal-progressivism call democracy.

Monday, March 28, 2011

Krugman’s Parallel Universe

New York Times propagandist Paul Krugman appears to inhabit a parallel universe in which up is perceived as down. 

The Fed’s QE2 Fails To Deliver Promised Results

Forewarnings by critics of Mr. Bernanke’s current fiat money expansion program have been closer to target than Mr. Bernanke’s expectations.

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 03/28 at 04:13 PM
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Obama Fuzzy Math

The Congressional Budget Office says that Obama’s budget underestimates the deficit by $2.3 trillion and that under Obama’s proposals, the deficit, as a percentage of GDP, will continue to increase in the future.

 

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 03/28 at 02:20 PM
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Sunday, March 27, 2011

Love Thy Neighbor

It doesn’t mean wife-swapping, marital infidelity, or sexual promiscuity.

Why Happiness?

Robert Curry explores the philosophical underpinnings of Jefferson’s famous trilogy of self-evident human rights in the Declaration of Independence.

Friday, March 25, 2011

Generational Behavior Modification

Over a period as short as two generations, roughly fifty years, expanding the entitlements mentality of the liberal-progressive welfare state can corrupt expectations and behavior of an entire society.

Human Motivation

Can human behavior be programed by social engineers and economic planners?

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 03/25 at 04:31 PM
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Thursday, March 24, 2011

Union Thuggery Run Amok

Read the Investor’s Business Daily editorial:


Quote:

Having lost its war on economics, the SEIU has declared war on the economy. Literally. One of its top minds was caught vowing to crash the stock market to redistribute wealth. Is this a union or a subversive group?

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Spoor Of The Predatory Union

The UAW has sucked Detroit’s economic lifeblood dry.

The same killer instinct, in related union species, is playing out in Madison, Wisconsin.