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Crime Does not Pay even the Super Rich

heavy doors

The super rich are finding they must develop hiding places to which to flee. This makes so much sense! You get so rich that you have to go into hiding forever… and you can’t enjoy the fruits of that wealth.

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Wake Up and Smell the Manipulated Economy!

wake up smell fascism

The manipulated economy won’t end until we decide we don’t want to be manipulated anymore! Freedom means being able to spend your time however you wish. Unfortunately that also means many will waste their lives on worthless pursuits, and stop

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Middle-Class Economics: A New Attack

james madison tyranny

Middle-class economics is being invoked to plunder the middle class even more. Yesterday morning, the Wall Street Journal reported on President Obama’s State of the Union media event.  In a report that was filled with irony, the article described Mr.

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Union Wages Don’t Matter if Cost of Living Rises

Union Money

Union wages seem better until you realize they cause price inflation. Unions are desperately trying to make progress using illegal aliens but Republicans are getting ready to fight them. In preparation for that struggle, no doubt, The Daily Signal has

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How Economists Hide Damage of Minimum Wage Laws

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Minimum wage laws are hurting us more than we are being told—the truth is hidden by a simple trick. People constantly assure us that minimum wage will be helpful. When confronted with economic reality, however, many then change tactics. They

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Economic Theory in "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens

a christmas carol

What was Charles Dickens really doing when he wrote ‘A Christmas Carol’? “Since you ask me what I wish, gentlemen, that is my answer. I don’t make merry myself at Christmas and I can’t afford to make idle people merry.

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Mainstream Media Acknowledges Baby Shortage!

empty crib

It is rather amazing that CNBC admits that we have a baby shortage. The conservative “alternative media” has warned about the demographic implosion that is starting. Colleges are beginning to feel it. But we rarely find the mainstream media acknowledging

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Editorial Shows Hatred of Corporations is really Hatred of People

gasoline

A columnist lets loose on cheap oil, showing hatred of corporations. Which, it turns out, means hatred of consumers. I’m not exactly shocked by this editorial, because it matches up with news I have read. But the sheer hysteria of

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Congress Wants Government Nutritionists to Leave Environment Alone

farmer subsidies

Government nutritionists have been told to stop talking about “sustainability.” Even though I don’t believe in evolution, I am very appreciative of Robb Wolf’s work on ancestral eating. Just read the testimonials and you will find many people who have

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Study Calculates How Many Jobs Lost to Minimum Wage Law

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It makes good sense to believe that a minimum wage law destroys jobs. Common sense will point out to you that, if a company is struggling, its revenue cannot increase if they are forced to pay more for employees. For

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“Drill, Baby, Drill!” Sarah Palin Vindicated Again!

gas tax

Barack Obama shows how Sarah Palin understood reality better than he does. In 2012, candidate and President Barack Obama decided to argue against the Republicans on energy. As the Daily Caller reports: it was just two years ago that President

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The Difference between Paul Krugman and Chuck Schumer on Obamacare

krugman stimulus

Paul Krugman criticizes Chuck Schumer for criticizing Obamacare. Why are they different? Paul Krugman and Chuck Schumer are both liberals. They are both partisans to the Democrat Party. But they are displaying a divergence of opinion. As David Linton has

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