Archives for: March 2010

Alan Reynolds explains why soaking the rich is doomed to fail

The Cato Institute’s Alan Reynolds has written a must-read (and must-share) piece for the Wall Street Journal explaining why the Democrats’ plans to fund their government takeover of health care on the backs of the “rich” is… more »

David Harris: Responding to the New York Times on Israel

It’s quite rare that there’s anything at the Huffington Post worth reading, but my friend Luis has found an exception to that rule with this important slap-down of the NY Times’ treatment of Barack Obama’s disastrous policy… more »

Arnold Kling gets it wrong on breaking up big banks

Economist and usually-free-market scholar Arnold Kling has written a piece for National Review, cross-posted at the Cato Institute web site, in which he calls for for a policy to “Break up the Banks“. I disagree with several important… more »

Obama's middle finger has a name: Craig Becker

On Saturday, among Barack Obama’s 15 “recess appointees” was SEIU attorney Craig Becker to a seat on the National Labor Relations Board. From that spot, Becker is likely to try to institute “Card Check” (or worse) through… more »

The Silencers

Usually it’s the cry of “racist".  This week, it’s that plus rhetoric like “inciting violence", “over the top", “uncivil".  What do all these descriptions have in common?  They’re all used to describe… more »

Backbone Radio: Sunday, March 28, 2010 -- Updated!

UPDATE: I’m very pleased to announce that we’ll be joined in the 7 PM hour by tormenter-in-chief of liberals, Jason Mattera, whom I had the privilege of working with (while trying to keep a straight face) during the Democratic National Convention. … more »

Backbone Radio: Sunday, March 28, 2010

UPDATE: I’m very pleased to announce that we’ll be joined in the 7 PM hour by tormenter-in-chief of liberals, Jason Mattera, whom I had the privilege of working with (while trying to keep a straight face) during the Democratic National… more »

Mitch Daniels: We're all Europeans now

The always excellent Mitch Daniels, Republican Governor of Indiana, whom I hope will run for president one day, hit the nail on the head with a short and not-so-sweet piece in Friday’s Wall Street Journal: See “We Good Europeans", Mitch… more »

It's (past) time for American Jews to wake up to this anti-Semitic administration...

…and realize that a vote for a Democrat is a vote against Israel (and for Hamas). UPDATE: Before even getting to the tame-by-comparison insults to which the Obama Administration keeps subjecting Benyamin Netanyahu and, by extension, Israel, we… more »

Quin Hillyer and Chemical Sam: Revenge and Anger on tap

Every once in a while, a good dose of well-founded anger is useful. Quin Hillyer offers us perhaps the best summary I’ve yet seen of Barack Obama’s dishonesty, and the Democrats’ treachery and contempt for the Constitution and the… more »
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