If the Media Were Politically Responsible…

they would ask presidential candidates and themselves some of the 50 questions given recently on LewRockwell.com. How interesting the answers would be: 1 (a.)All of you who use an income tax preparer, raise your hand.(b.) If you (who raised hands) can not prepare your own taxes, how do you propose to run the country? 2.…

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Stoking My Ire

Two stories recently broke that made me cringe at the state of political discourse and “progress” worldwide today… First, gay history being taught in public schools. You know how I feel about gays. I have gay buddies, cousins, and on and on. But this is ridiculous. What additions to history have included the sexual orientation…

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"Low Taxes Create Jobs" = Fallacy

It is a common contention among conservatives that low taxes create jobs. Classic trickle down economics at its simplest. Meanwhile, liberals look at the Bush tax cuts and say that it isn’t true. Both sides are partially correct, but it is where they are incorrect that it matters. I don’t have much time to dispel…

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Switch!

From the header:

The smart way to keep people passive and obedient is to strictly limit the spectrum of acceptable opinion, but allow very lively debate within that spectrum

– Noam Chomsky

False Choices

The difference between Republicans and Democrats is laughably negligible. On MSNBC, they give a panel of four men airtime, one who is an Economic Socialist, the next a Cultural Socialist, the third a full-fledged Communist, and the last a Military Socialist. They call this you getting every viewpoint. Good joke. The problem is that everyone…

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