Posts Tagged: The Left


Why Would Any Young Person Vote Democrat?

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Hello Young People! Apparently you are not showing sufficient enthusiasm for Hillary Clinton’s coronation, so the Democrats are unleashing their secret weapon to bring your vote around – Al Gore. Younger members reading this might remember him as the old dude who made that neat sci-fi epic movie about 10 years ago. He’s actually here as the… Read more »


Economics for Politicians: Minimum Wage Myths!

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Welcome back class! It’s been four years since we ran this ten  part series (plus extra asides) to provide you with basic economic literacy, and over a year since we had a bonus section to explain why carbon taxes are one of the most effective ways for prosperous westerners to hurt the world’s poor. So why revive the series now? Because today’s… Read more »


A Tale of Two Professional Football Players

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One of the more enjoyable rituals from summers long past was an annual vacation that involved renting a house in Dewey Beach, Delaware for a week each year with a few friends.  Part of the week naturally included house members and our guest consuming enough alcohol over the course of our stay to kill an… Read more »


Even When the Radical Left has a Decent Idea, they Get it as Wrong As Possible

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A few weeks ago the Radical Left found its Emmanuel Goldstein of the week in the Gadsen flag when this story emerged, via The American Thinker’s Rick Moran: According to Eugene Volokh, a UCLA law professor who runs the “Volokh Conspiracy” blog at The Washington Post, the EEOC ruled two months ago that it will need… Read more »


The Top Underreported Lie from the DNC Convention

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There were quite a few stories from the DNC convention that mainstream “journalists” worked hard to ignore – the resignation of a disgraced DNC chair immediately being hired by the party’s nominee, e-mails exposing the racism and anti-semitism of the Democrats, how the media colluded with the DNC to rig the primaries, flag burnings, disgruntled… Read more »


The Washington Post’s Outstanding DNC Coverage

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Did you know that the Democratic national Convention is going along nearly flawlessly? This is what I was able to take away from the Washington Post’s late afternoon/evening edition e-mail updates from Monday and Tuesday. Their headline stories included the usual local pieces, weather, a few obligatory shots at Trump, and the big story, the… Read more »


Is The Left’s Biggest Strength Also the Key to How We Defeat Them? (2 of 2)

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An episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation had the crew of the Enterprise encounter a species known as The Borg. Unlike other aliens that Captain Picard and his crew had met, these humanoid but cybernetically altered beings had no interest in communicating with The Enterprise. For that matter, the only interest they had in… Read more »


Is London’s Islamic Mayor the Key to Saving the United States? (1 of 2)

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While this post’s title sounds like pure clickbait (OK it is a little bit), but I’m dead serious about the point. To give some background, last month London’s newly elected Muslim mayor banned some ads from being shown in their subway system, The Tube: Concerns were raised last year when an advertisement featuring a model in a… Read more »


How About Some Good News? Our Government Did Something Smart this Week!

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What a difference a day makes! When I was getting ready to write this post the tone was going to be quite different. This week ted Cruz did a very good thing, if not very well thought out. He introduced a bill to cut off funding to “Sanctuary Cities” that ignore federal law by providing… Read more »


The Radical Left’s Stupidity Is Like Nuclear Power…

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It can be used for good or evil. And you don’t want to get any on you. After events like the Brexit and the rise of Trump you would think that the Radical Left might take a moment for introspection to ponder why their philosophies would be soundly rejected. HA HA – of course not!… Read more »