Fascism

Articles involving crony-capitalism and tyrannical government.

As America’s Waistline Expands, Costs Soar

A recent Reuters’ article notes that Americans are getting fatter while health care costs are skyrocketing. What the article fails to mention are some of the clear reasons why this is occurring. Policy makers seem to be left scratching their heads pondering what they should do about it. Reuters reports: “As committee chairmen, Cabinet secretaries, the head of…

Government Employees Should Not Be Taxed

One of the things I find to be humorous about mainstream economics is the inclusion of government spending in the GDP metric. When government spending is included in this metric, it makes the assumption that government spending adds to the real wealth of the nation. Since “real” wealth translates into actual material goods and services that benefit humanity,…

Romney Obama the Same

A great video short that compares numerous clips of Obama and Romney saying the exact same things on every issue imaginable. For a comparison, listen to Ron Paul’s response to the same issues.

James Lovelock: We Don’t Know What the Climate is Doing…I Made a Mistake.

Praise Mao, and may the green party expropriate your entire paycheck to save the polar bears. The Daily Mail reports: Environmental scientist James Lovelock, renowned for his terrifying predictions of climate change’s deadly impact on the planet, has gone back on his previous claims, admitting they were ‘alarmist’. The 92-year-old Briton, who also developed the Gaia…

Man Sentenced To Half a Month In Jail For A Sign That Changes To Fequently

Fucking insane. http://www.wivb.com/dpp/news/crime/15-day-jail-sentence-over-lockport-sign LOCKPORT, N.Y. (WIVB) – A judge in the Town of Lockport has sentenced a local businessman to jail for violating the local ordinance on electronic displays. In Lockport, the law dictates electronic signs can’t change more than once every ten minutes. In 2009, business owner David Mongielo was first found in violation.…

Milton Friedman Killed America

The Curse of the Withholding Tax Austrian economist, Murray Rothbard (1926–1995), in his 1971 article “Milton Friedman unraveled“: One of Friedman’s most disastrous deeds was the important role he proudly played, during World War II in the Treasury Department, in foisting upon the suffering American public the system of the withholding tax. Before World War II, when…