Comedians Find Intellectual Property Theft No Joking Matter

The comedy world – like much of the entertainment world – is rife with people of the Left ideological persuasion.  There are, of course, exceptions – but on the main they are on the Left. But then there is Robert Conquest’s Three Laws of Politics.  The first of which is: “Everyone is conservative about what […]

The Left: A History of Violence and Racism – Net Neutrality ‘Comments’ Edition

Godfather of Communism Karl Marx counseled: “Accuse others of what you do.”  More than a century’s worth of Marx-Communist disciples – have rigorously adhered to this tenet. Communism has…a bit of a history-of-violence problem.  It spent the 20th Century – murdering roughly 100 million people. The American Left really hasn’t held up its end of […]

A Tax Cut – Should Not Include a Stupid, Economy-Debilitating Tax Increase

President Donald Trump and the Republican Congress have both put forward tax reform plans that contain lots and lots of really great ideas.  They both simplify the code, eliminate some taxes, reduce the rates of others – and in general are geared to allow for vigor to return to our long vigor-less economy. The fundamental […]

Walmart Isn’t Conservative – Walmart is a Massive DC Self-Interested Special Interest

Walmart and the founding Walton family have long been seen as conservative stalwarts.  The Waltons have indeed contributed much money to conservative causes – much to the Left’s chagrin. Walmart has long been a Leftist bogeyman – in large part because they remain rightly, reasonably opposed to the unionization of their stores.  Which drove the […]

Stupid Trade Policy Isn’t the Only Reason We Lose Jobs – But It’s a Big One

President Donald Trump is President Donald Trump in no small part because he campaigned acknowledging the elephant that left the room – that being the millions of jobs that have emigrated from the United States over the last several decades. The Rust Belt – hasn’t always been rusty.  The oxidation onslaught came – as their […]

Google and Facebook Are Now Driving the ‘News’ Media Cart

Our recurring joke – that is itself a ceaselessly recurring joke – is when we mention the “Media-Left,” we always follow it with “please pardon the redundancy.”  The Media-Left merger is now seamless.  I could hand you a New York Times article and a Daily Kos article – and you would be hard pressed to […]

Since They All Have Nukes and Missiles – We Absolutely Should Have Missile Defense

In the 1994 movie “Maverick,” there is a huge, climactic poker tournament.  James Garner’s character Cooper is charged with security – he is to ensure every player turns in their weapons prior to play. Play ensues and tensions rise, and suddenly nigh every player draws guns they aren’t supposed to have – and a massive […]

As Always Everywhere, ‘Green Energy’ Is Killing New York’s Economy

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo appears to loathe actual energy.  You know, oil, gas, coal, etc.  The sources of energy that actually produce energy – cheaply and efficiently. And instead has an incredible affinity for fake energy.  You know – wind, solar, ethanol, etc.  The alleged “green energy” – which is neither green nor energy.  […]