When Two Companies Control 90% of the Market – It’s Not a Free Market

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Many self-described free marketeers vociferously oppose antitrust laws: “Antitrust laws also referred to as competition laws, are statutes developed by the U.S. government to protect consumers from predatory business practices. They ensure that fair competition exists in an open-market economy. “These laws have evolved along with the market, vigilantly guarding against would-be monopolies and disruptions to the […]

Apple Finally Admits They’ve Been Stealing Billions of Dollars from Qualcomm for Years

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In February 2017, iMonster Apple (Market Cap: $970 billion) stopped paying Qualcomm for the patented technologies Qualcomm invented – and Apple used in their wireless devices. Please note: Apple had signed multiple contracts – in which they agreed to pay Qualcomm for permission to use the patented technologies Qualcomm invented. Please also note: Apple continued […]

The Eternal Stupidity: ‘Let’s Have Government Do It’

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Wisdom – is eternal.  Because it is so rare a commodity – it is treasured by all who actually like and respect all that is good. Stupidity – is also eternal.  Because we are humans – and humans are flawed.  All who actually like and respect all that is good – try their best to […]

Handing the Future to Communist China – One Awful Policy at a Time

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The United States has spent the last half century-plus engaging in a titanic amount of very stupid policies. Plan-by-plan, decision-by-decision – we have been outsourcing our prosperity to the rest of the planet. Trade policy, tax policy, regulatory policy,… – we have spent decades going out of our way to be as dumb as possible […]

Moderate District Dems Must Save Us from More Hyper-Partisan Legislation Theater

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Washington, D.C. is currently politically divided. The White House is inhabited by Republican President Donald Trump. The Senate is comprised of a 51-49 Republican majority. The House is comprised of a 235-197 Democrat majority (with three vacancies pending). The Average American realizes: This means Republicans and Democrats must meet somewhere in the middle in order […]

Hard No: Beto O’Rourke and Karl Rove Both Want Government Internet

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One of the great frustrations about our species – is our rigid insistence on repeating the same mistakes over and over and over again. We spend centuries (eons) learning, it would seem, not a single, solitary thing. Government schools (K-12) are, of course, an abomination.  They indoctrinate the next generation of radicals – colleges then […]

Fake News – Begets Fake Polls

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British politician Benjamin Disraeli famously asserted: “There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics.” I think Disraeli seriously short sold the number of lies.  In his defense – he shuffled off this mortal coil decades before being afflicted with today’s hardcore Left media. Because today’s media is constantly finding new ways to […]