I Love the Military – But Not All Military Spending Is Lovable

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God bless the military and all who honorably serve her. We the People are incredibly fortunate to have a million or so men and women willing to volunteer to defend our nation.  It is an incredible sacrifice on their part – for which we should be exceedingly grateful. As mind-bogglingly wasteful with our money as […]

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 […]

Cronyism: Why Are Republicans in Texas Sponsoring a Bill to Block Competition?

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Texas has a longstanding and well-deserved reputation for being a much-less-government state.  Which has directly led to Texas being a much-more-economic-prosperity state. The Lone Star State seems to understand the universal inverse proportion: More government – less prosperity.  Less government – more prosperity. Now-Donald Trump Administration Energy Secretary Rick Perry’s previous gig – was as […]

Government Is Decades Behind on Even Rudimentary Technology

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The mid-1990s inception of the private sector Internet – has led to the greatest economic and lifestyle leap forward in the history of humanity. More than $1 trillion in private investment has taken us from 14K dial-up – to 1GB+ of speed.  And hurtling ever upward. And the whole thing is about to take yet […]