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Marc Faber Says McDonald’s Decline Means the Economy Will Decline

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CNBC interviewed Marc Faber recently, and he pointed to happenings with McDonald’s. Via CNBC: On Tuesday, McDonald’s reported that global same-store sales in August fell 3.7 percent in August, well short of expectations. The worst drop occurred in the Asia-Pacific

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Government Threatened Yahoo To Make It Violate Constitution and Users' Privacy

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It was 2008 and no one knew that the government threatened Yahoo. Until now. One of the tools of the terror security state (or insecurity state) is that they can bind you to secrecy so that you are completely isolated

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Gambling Prohibition, Monopolies, and the “Trump” Bankruptcies: A Lesson for Conservatives

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In case I get accused of libertarianism (again!), since I am writing criticisms of gambling prohibition, let me just say that I am not one. I am a Christian who thinks the Bible is the authoritative word of God that

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Ralph Nader Shows Bipartisanship that Conservatives Can Join

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How often does the Heritage Foundation publish that Ralph Nader shows bipartisanship that is good for conservatives? But the Daily Signal basically promoted Ralph Nader’s HuffPo editorial about Left and Right working together to terminate the Export-Import Bank. I have

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The Hypocrisy of the War Against the Lemonade Stand

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Kudos to the city leadership of Dunedin, Florida for exercising common-sense in regards to a young man’s lemonade stand. And kudos to T.J. Guerrero’s parents for doing an obviously great job of rearing a wise and responsible young man. The

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Wage Protesters Blocked Traffic to Get Fast Food Industry to Hire Robots

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Here’s how the New York Times begins its story about wage protesters: Hundreds of fast-food workers and labor allies demanding a $15-an-hour wage were arrested in sit-ins around the country on Thursday, as the protesters used civil disobedience to call

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New Obamacare Tax Imposed by L.A. Restaurants on Customers

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I guess the surcharge is not technically a new Obamacare tax because it is only imposed on those who patronize L.A. restaurants. But since these restaurants are trying to recoup losses imposed by Obamacare, it seems like a tax to

Posted in Business, Economy, Federal Reserve, Healthcare, Obamacare

New Restaurant Trend: Guns Welcome Signs

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The Guns Welcome signs springing up are a sign of the real power of the people. Despite groups like Michael Bloomberg’s Everytown for Gun Safety with lots of money to give to anti-gun campaigns, the Second Amendment enjoys broad grassroots

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After Defeat by Tea Party, Eric Cantor Gets Paid for Service

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Eric Cantor was forced to “retire” from Congress before he planned to do so, but that doesn’t mean he has lost his reward. His years of faithful service to the financial establishment must be repaid. You may remember that the

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Wage Theft - Something Christian Employers Should Never Do!

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From the New York Times: “More Workers Are Claiming Wage Theft.” Week after week, Guadalupe Rangel worked seven days straight, sometimes 11 hours a day, unloading dining room sets, trampolines, television stands and other imports from Asia that would soon

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Microsoft Takes a Stand against U.S. Federal Government

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It should surprise no one that Microsoft takes a stand. They are fighting for their life as a company. I know some people who really despise Microsoft due to their use of intellectual property. They will insist the company is

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Hollywood Corporate Welfare - California Steals From Poor to Give to Film Industry

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Movie industry Liberals act like they are such productive people, ignoring the reality of Hollywood corporate welfare. They sneer at anyone who might be described as conservative or traditionalist. They talk about their “work” as if  it is some kind

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