Greeks Demand Sacrifice

Greece, once the cradle of modern civilization, has stumbled lately with an economic fiasco brought about largely by a failing welfare (read: altruist/collectivist) state. It appears that they want the rest of the world to pay for their mistakes. As Voices for Reason has reported, the Greeks are attacking a pharmaceutical company for refusing to […]

Obama’s View on the Military’s Purpose

Here’s a quick bit on how Obama sees our military’s purpose: Addressing nearly 1,000 graduating cadets at the U.S. Military Academy, many of whom will likely head to war in Iraq and Afghanistan under his command, Mr. Obama said all hands are required to solve the world’s newest threats: terrorism, the spread of nuclear weapons, […]

A Straightforward Description of How Government Caused the Financial Crisis

Simple to follow and easy to understand: AIG is Left Holding the Government’s Bag: On March 16, Obama said this about AIG: I do want to comment on the news about executive bonuses at AIG. … This is a corporation that finds itself in financial distress due to recklessness and greed. Under these circumstances, it’s […]

Bush to be Remembered for Helping Iraqis, Hurting Americans

It’s really too bad when an American President considers as one of his principal achievements something “he” did for the people of another country: “I’d like to be a president [known] as somebody who liberated 50 million people and helped achieve peace,” Bush told his sister, Dorothy Bush Koch, in a conversation recorded for the […]

Crazy Person Thinks Government Should Provide “Business Planning”

This is kind of funny: No Bailout for Small Businesses… But How About Help with Planning? The premise? That government should help small business by providing business planning services: So I don’t know how government really boosts small business. Sure, I have my opinions. Obviously we need the banks to start lending money again, and […]