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  • Hillary’s Inconceivably Stupid Capital-Gains Tax Scheme

    Her “short-termism” fear will lead to long-term stagnation.

  • Historical Ignorance II

    We call the war of 1861 the Civil War. But is that right? A civil war is a struggle between two or more entities trying to take over the central government. Confederate President Jefferson Davis no more sought to take over Washington, D.C., than George Washington sought to take over London in 1776. Both wars, those of 1776 and 1861, were wars of independence. Such a recognition does not require one to sanction the horrors of slavery. We might ask, How much of the war was about slavery?

  • Tesla Gets $295M in Green Subsidy Credits for Technology Not Offered to Customers

    Tesla Motors has earned more than $295 million in green subsidy emission credits during the past three years for a battery-swapping technology customers weren’t getting, a Watchdog investigation reveals.

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  • Why Donald Trump Is Leading The Republican Field

    Why Donald Trump Is Leading The Republican Field

    There is a simple reason why Donald Trump is leading the race nationally amongst the numerous Republicans vying for the nomination of their party. Voters are despondent, and angry, and looking for somebody different.

  • Historical Ignorance II

    Historical Ignorance II

    We call the war of 1861 the Civil War. But is that right? A civil war is a struggle between two or more entities trying to take over the central government. Confederate President Jefferson Davis no more sought to take over Washington, D.C., than George Washington sought to take over London in 1776. Both wars, those of 1776 and 1861, were wars of independence. Such a recognition does not require one to sanction the horrors of slavery. We might ask, How much of the war was about slavery?

  • Preventing Another Chattanooga

    Preventing Another Chattanooga

    In the wake of the horrific attack that took the lives of 5 US service members last week at a military installation in Tennessee, we collectively empathize with the families of the victims.

  • The Fact-Free Left: Part II

    The Fact-Free Left: Part II

    There is no way to know what is going on in someone else’s mind. But sometimes their behavior tells you more than their words.

  • Trump Opponents Take Nuanced View of Child Rape

    Trump Opponents Take Nuanced View of Child Rape

    There are few sexual perversions not celebrated by our media today, but I gather, from decades of flood-the-zone coverage of even the most preposterous allegations of rape, that liberals are still on record as being against rape.

  • Why Are Republicans Resurrecting Uber-Failed Green Energy Subsidies?

    Why Are Republicans Resurrecting Uber-Failed Green Energy Subsidies?

    Thank goodness we last November gave the Republicans the Senate majority.

  • Is System Tilted In Favor of Prosecutors?

    Is System Tilted In Favor of Prosecutors?

    One of California’s most prominent federal judges, Alex Kozinski of the Ninth Circuit court of appeals, has sparked a nationwide debate about the state of the nation’s criminal-justice system with a recent 42-page jeremiad in the Georgetown Law Review. The article depicts a system that tilts heavily in favor of district attorneys, incarcerates thousands of innocent people and fails to hold accountable prosecutors who abuse their power.