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Only Big Government Makes Increased Longevity into Bad News

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Because human longevity is improving in the United States, the Social Security Trust Fund is going to run out of money sooner than expected. Why should it be a financial and economic disaster for the United States that people are

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Space, the Final Frontier: No Straight White Boys Allowed

Gaia forbid a white male should put on a spacesuit and go overpopulating the universe. That’s the short version of the Left’s latest tangent. According to Martin Robbins, writing in The Guardian: “To paraphrase Douglas Adams: ‘Space is white. You

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Over a Half Million Illegal Aliens Have Social Security Numbers

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These illegal aliens qualify for social security, including social security disability benefits. CNS News reports on the Obama White House: “Administration Gave Social Security Numbers to 541,000 Illegal Aliens.” Social Security numbers (SSNs) were given to 541,000 illegal aliens, according

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Not Speaking English is a Social Security Disability?

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Over two hundred Puerto Ricans were granted Social Security disability status because they claimed they could not speak English. I missed this story last week, but it deserves some outrage even at this late date. The Washington Post reports that

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Down That Slippery Slope: Three-Way Homosexual Marriage in Thailand

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The Left has been all a-flutter of late about Dr. Ben Carson’s recent comments that homosexuality is a choice. In a panel discussion on that topic, self-described queer CNN host Don Lemon declared that the homosexual marriage debate has been “settled”

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Obama Wants $6,461 More Taxes Per Person

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The budget calls for more taxes… and more debt! Get ready to open your wallets a little wider. President Obama dropped his new Progressive budget plan to transform America on Congress, and all it will cost you is $6,461 more

Posted in Congress, Corruption, Economics, Economy, Employment, Entitlements

Ferguson is about Entitlement, Not about Justice

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The entitlement mentality is burning down our world. One thing that is becoming ever so clear about Ferguson is that it is not about race or justice. The video clips of the looters reveals multiple races, not just one. It

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FDR’s Second “Bill of Rights”

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This is, perhaps, the most remembered phrase attributed to the cartoon character Pogo in a syndicated cartoon strip of the same name.  Pogo was the invention of cartoonist Walt Kelly and first appeared 66 years” We Have Met the Enemy,

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Federal Addiction to Short-Term Debt Will Not End Well

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Short-Term Debt Means a Sudden Rise in Interest Rates Will Crush Us. The short-term picture looks deceptively stable. The long-term picture is not so good. On David Stockman’s website: “Uncle Sam’s $8 Trillion Annual Debt Churn: Why Washington Is Pertrified

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The Moronic Superstition of Government Compassion

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We have created government welfare state, on the grounds that this is identical to government compassion. I have argued that it is the opposite. We have set up a perverse system that spreads poverty so that, what starts as a

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The Doomed Welfare State, Illustrated

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The Welfare State implosion is so obviously approaching and yet politicians still claim that anyone who says welfare or the entitlement state is “unsustainable” is a radical extremist. To paraphrase George Orwell, anyone who does math is a radical extremist.

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Buying Birth Control For Others Is an Obligation of Citizenship?

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Supreme Court Justice (sadly) Ruth Bader Ginsburg has been out and about propagandizing about birth control. In her bizarre world all the widespread availability of contraceptives at cheap prices in the United States don’t count for anything. Unless women have

Posted in Abortion, Email Featured, Entitlements, First Amendment

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