Your Online Data? Government Should Lightly Regulate Everyone Equally

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One of the more interesting aspects of the Internet revolution and evolution – has been tracking average Americans’ learning curve on what actually makes the Internet work. Your data – is mostly what makes the Internet work.  The old saw is: “If something on the Internet is ‘free’ – you’re the product.” Which means: Internet […]

A Shutdown That Actually Affects Everyone: Blocking Oil Production and Distribution

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What do governments have – that no private sector company has? Employer-designated “non-essential personnel.” Merriam Webster’s dictionary offers up the following “non-essential” synonyms: “Dispensable, gratuitous, inessential, needless, uncalled-for, unessential, unnecessary, unwarranted.” Thank God governments hire oh-so-many of these people. We are in the midst of a federal government shutdown.  A result of which – is […]

We Need More Less Government Types Working with Donald Trump

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We are in the Age of Donald Trump.  Which means we are saddled with a small but pernicious cabal known as Never Trump. Never Trumpers are for the most part not Leftists.  Leftists have been Never <Fill in Name of Non-Leftist> – forever. Never Trumpers are almost every elected Republican – in DC, and much […]

How Crony Corrupt is Amazon? The Right and Left Are Both Nauseated By It

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The old political paradigm into which DC has spent the last many decades cramming the country – is coming apart at the seams. Busting through, actually.  As constituencies jammed into one ideological side or other – are breaking free of their imposed bounds.  We are in the midst of a massive, omni-directional realignment.  Descriptives and […]