State Trying to Kill Uber over Fairness and Equality

A judge wants to kill Uber in California so it can’t be unfair to customers. If you live in one area of town, and a business starts operating in another part of town where you don’t have easy access, how is that unfair to you? If a restaurant chain opens two restaurants in a town that is only easily accessible to forty percent of the population, how is that a detriment to the other sixty percent? The sixty percent of the town who don’t have access to the restaurant are no worse off than Read more […]

No Charges for Gov Worker for Lost Drone at White House

A Federal employee will not be charged for his lost drone that crashed at the Obama’s residence.   Back when the story first broke of a Federal employee losing control of a drone, Bob Allen posted about it: I love how the article mentions the laws this man broke, but he remains unidentified. And they say it’s apparently unlikely he will be prosecuted. Anyone want to guess what would happen to me, if I did the exact same thing? Some animals really are more equal than others; they’re Read more […]

Rich Don’t Pay Their Fair Share; They Pay Everyone’s Share

CNBC reported on a Congressional Budget Office finding that the top 40 percent of wage earners pay 106 percent of the income tax, while the lower 40 percent pay a “negative” nine percent of the income tax. In other words, they get more money back than they pay in. You read that right. One group is paying more than 100 percent of individual income taxes, the other is paying less than zero. […] How does someone pay negative taxes? The CBO’s formula offsets whatever taxes are paid with “refundable Read more […]

Anti-Nature As Obamacare NewSpeak: “Artificially” Is The New Word For Naturally

Chuck Todd had Jonathan Gruber of MIT on his show. Todd introduces Gruber as “one of the primary architects” of both Romneycare and Obamacare. This was good since it shows us that “intellectuals” are in a revolt against reality and reason. Here’s Gruber’s argument for why the Affordable Care Act is working fine when it forces people to lose their health insurance coverage: We currently have a highly discriminatory system where if you’re sick, if you’ve been sick or [if] you’re Read more […]