Bastiat on Government

I wish some one would offer a prize–not of a hundred francs, but of a million, with crowns, medals and ribbons–for a good, simple and intelligible definition of the word “Government.” What an immense service it would confer on society! The Government! what is it? where is it? what does it do? what ought it…

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State-Controlled Media

Old news: the NYT is a puppet of the CIA. The fourth branch of government in this country is our media. In contrast to the principle of checks and balances upon which the other branches were founded (that worked well), this branch has one job and one job only: push public opinion to support interventions of…

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Actually, “Liberalism” Doesn’t Work, You Ponce – Part IV – Debt and Gov’t Growth

Parts I, II, and III. Let’s get through another round of nonsense-refuting. It just so happens, debt is one of my favorite topics… But debt! But wasn’t the price of all this a constantly increasing national debt? No. Conservatives like to focus on total debt (when Democrats are in power) because it’s scarier; but we’re…

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Actually, “Liberalism” Doesn’t Work, You Ponce – Part II – Something Did Change

In Part I, I spent time tearing at the theses here, arguing that Reagan was much like those who have always occupied the office of the president, and that the policies he enacted were similar… Something DID change though, around when Reagan was in office, presumably just before he did (changes do not occur overnight).…

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