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Martinson on Nonsensical Monetary Policy – Today’s Quote

Okay, the Fed’s recent decision to boost its monetary stimulus (a.k.a. “money printing,” “quantitative easing,” or simply “QE”) by another $45 billion a month to a combined $85 billion per month demonstrates an almost complete departure from what a normal person...

Jefferson on Taxation – Today’s Quote

If we run into such debts as that we must be taxed in our meat and in our drink, in our necessaries and our comforts, in our labors and our amusements, for our callings and our creeds, as the people of England are, our people, like them, must come to labor sixteen hours in the twenty-four, and give the...

Cornyn on Crony Capitalism and Entitlements- Today’s Quote

We cannot keep postponing structural changes to our largest entitlement programs,” Cornyn added. “And unless we are happy with a tax code that wastes economic resources, stifles job creation and promotes crony capitalism, we cannot keep delaying genuine tax reform. Senator John Cornyn via Republicans to...

Thor on Black Holes and Fiscal Cliffs – Today’s Quote

Whoever knew that financial black holes contain fiscal cliffs? Amazing. Brad Thor via Inside the Beltway: Bill and the hoodie – Washington...

Powell on Entitlements – Today’s Quote

I don’t think the defense budget can be made…sacrosanct…. But the real money [is] in the entitlements, it’s Social Security and Medicare and Medicaid. And unless we do something about those, you can’t balance the budget. Former Secretary of State, National Security Adviser and General (RET) Colin...

Clapper on The National Debt – Today’s Quote

The debt does pose a potential threat to our national security …. Director of National Intelligence, Lieutenant General (RET) James Clapper

Hendrickson on Economic History Rhymes – Today’s Quote

Now that Barack Obama has won re-election, the parallels … to him and FDR seem stronger than ever. In terms of government spending, George W. Bush’s second term can now be viewed as Herbert Hoover redux, and Obama’s additional ramping up of the Bush spending explosion eerily mimics FDR’s post-Hoover...

Donald Trump Guilty of Sedition?

It seems that some people are getting a little carried away since the election.  Even Donald Trump has made statements on Twitter that seem to incite violence.  Is Donald Trump guilty of sedition? “We should have a revolution in this country.” That was the opinion of Donald Trump after President Obama...

Prepping Consequences of the Election

I’ve received several inquiries today from concerned preppers asking what changes they should make to their preparedness plans in light of the recent election results so I gave some thought to the prepping consequences of the election and here’s what I’ve come up with… First off, by...

Thatcher on Socialism – Today’s Quote

…and Socialist governments traditionally do make a financial mess.  They always run out of other people’s money. Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher

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