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 […]

Pattern of Behavior: Did Amazon Steal Its Way to Cloud Computing Prominence?

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I am beginning to wonder if Amazon has ever done anything straight-shooting and/or above board – to acquire its massive market dominance and cash cap ($744 billion). Amazon Retail for nearly two decades has submarined and strip mined brick-and-mortar competitors by selling nigh everything during the retail-make-or-break Christmas season – at a loss. Amazon: Nearly […]

How Does One Stop Cronyism? One Crony at a Time

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The federal government spends a whopping four trillion dollars per year.  And prior to the Donald Trump Administration’s most overdue and much appreciated mass regulatory reductions – the federal government regulated at a compliance cost of two trillion dollars per year. That’s six trillion dollars per year worth of power – lorded over a country […]

Bezos and His Amazon Continue to Royally Rip Off Taxpayers

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This last week delivered us an end to a nauseating year-plus saga. Which consisted of the World’s Richest Man Jeff Bezos private jetting himself all around the nation.  So as to have government after government promise to hand him ever larger piles of our money – in exchange for Bezos choosing their locale to locate […]

Leftist Big Tech: ‘Communist China? Heck Yes. The US Military? Heck No.’

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The domestic Left really doesn’t like America or Americans very much. In fact, it’s quite reasonable to say the Left loathes America and Americans. Antifa: US Security Agencies Label Group ‘Domestic Terrorists’ Black Lives Matter: FBI Terrorism Unit Says ‘Black Identity Extremists’ Pose a Violent Threat Occupy Wall Street Labeled ‘Terrorists’ By The FBI US […]

A Company’s Government Cronyism – Should Be Considered in Government Contracting

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We less government types have long championed the outsourcing to private companies the work government wants done.  Contracting out, as it were. Under the perfectly reasonable impression that greater private sector involvement – and conversely less government involvement – will ostensibly improve quality and performance. Unfortunately, this is becoming an increasingly dubious proposition.  With governments […]